In 2017, Wise County, VA had a population of 39.5k people with a median age of 40.3 and a median household income of $38,255. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Wise County, VA declined from 40,074 to 39,539, a -1.34% decrease and its median household income grew from $36,352 to $38,255, a 5.23% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Wise County, VA are White (Non-Hispanic) (91.7%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (5.27%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.16%), White (Hispanic) (0.754%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.45%). N/A% of the people in Wise County, VA speak a non-English language, and 99.5% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Wise County, VA is $84,500, and the homeownership rate is 69.2%. Most people in Wise County, VA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Wise County, VA is 2 cars per household.