In 2017, Wood County, WV had a population of 86k people with a median age of 43 and a median household income of $45,537. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Wood County, WV declined from 86,262 to 86,016, a -0.285% decrease and its median household income grew from $43,944 to $45,537, a 3.63% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Wood County, WV are White (Non-Hispanic) (95.3%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.72%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.15%), White (Hispanic) (0.892%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.537%). N/A% of the people in Wood County, WV speak a non-English language, and 99.7% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Wood County, WV are West Virginia University at Parkersburg (657 degrees awarded in 2017), Ohio Valley University (73 degrees), and Meredith Manor International Equestrian Center (52 degrees).
The median property value in Wood County, WV is $115,100, and the homeownership rate is 71.1%. Most people in Wood County, WV commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 19.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Wood County, WV is 2 cars per household.