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Webster County, West Virginia Facts

Facts
State West Virginia
Land area 553.5 square miles
Population Density 16.5 persons per square mile.
Population
Population (2013) 8,893
Population change -2.9%
Under 5 years of age 5.8%
Under 18 19.9%
65 and over 20.3%
Females 50.1%
White 98.1
Hispanic or Latino of any race 0.4
Asian 0.3%
Two or more races 1.1%
Black or African American 0.4%
Native American 0.1%
Pacific Islander 0%
Had graduated from high school 71%
Had a bachelor’s degree or higher 8.6%
Veterans 662
Households and Housing
Households 3,928
Persons per household 2.3
Living in the same house for one year or more 91%
Median household income $27,645
The per capita income $17,937
Live below the poverty line. 25.2%
housing units 5,379
Multi-unit structures 6%
The median value of owner-occupied housing $64,100
Residents owning their homes. 78%
Business Facts
Total number of firms 576
Women-owned firms 15.6%
Asian-owned firms 0%
Hispanic-owned firms 0%
Black-owned firms 0%
Native American-owned firms 0%
Pacific Islander-owned firms 0%
Retail sales $40,144
Retail sales per capita $4,246
Manufacturers shipments $0
Merchant wholesaler sales $0