In 2017, Wetzel County, WV had a population of 15.8k people with a median age of 45.9 and a median household income of $40,694. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Wetzel County, WV declined from 15,997 to 15,793, a -1.28% decrease and its median household income grew from $39,446 to $40,694, a 3.16% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Wetzel County, WV are White (Non-Hispanic) (97.5%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.19%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (0.576%), White (Hispanic) (0.488%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.209%). N/A% of the people in Wetzel County, WV speak a non-English language, and 99.6% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Wetzel County, WV is $90,700, and the homeownership rate is 78.9%. Most people in Wetzel County, WV commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 26.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Wetzel County, WV is 2 cars per household.