In 2020, Wayne County, WV had a population of 40k people with a median age of 44.5 and a median household income of $43,710. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Wayne County, WV declined from 40,303 to 39,952, a −0.871% decrease and its median household income grew from $37,988 to $43,710, a 15.1% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Wayne County, WV are White (Non-Hispanic) (97%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.2%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (0.633%), White (Hispanic) (0.363%), and Other (Hispanic) (0.318%).
None of the households in Wayne County, WV reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
99.2% of the residents in Wayne County, WV are U.S. citizens.
In 2020, the median property value in Wayne County, WV was $103,800, and the homeownership rate was 75%. Most people in Wayne County, WV drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 27.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Wayne County, WV was 2 cars per household.