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Barbour County, West Virginia Facts

Facts
State West Virginia
Land area 341.1 square miles
Population Density 48.6 persons per square mile.
Population
Population (2013) 16,770
Population change 1.1%
Under 5 years of age 5.2%
Under 18 20.8%
65 and over 17.8%
Females 51.2%
White 96.8
Hispanic or Latino of any race 0.7
Asian 0.2%
Two or more races 1.5%
Black or African American 0.9%
Native American 0.5%
Pacific Islander 0%
Had graduated from high school 78%
Had a bachelor’s degree or higher 11.5%
Veterans 1,312
Households and Housing
Households 6,099
Persons per household 2.7
Living in the same house for one year or more 87.6%
Median household income $37,327
The per capita income $17,876
Live below the poverty line. 17.6%
housing units 7,798
Multi-unit structures 7%
The median value of owner-occupied housing $87,900
Residents owning their homes. 77.2%
Business Facts
Total number of firms 1,008
Women-owned firms 35.2%
Asian-owned firms 0%
Hispanic-owned firms 0%
Black-owned firms 0%
Native American-owned firms 0%
Pacific Islander-owned firms 0%
Retail sales $74,996
Retail sales per capita $4,848
Manufacturers shipments $0
Merchant wholesaler sales $0