In 2020, Wetzel County, WV had a population of 15.3k people with a median age of 46.6 and a median household income of $44,539. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Wetzel County, WV declined from 15,436 to 15,291, a −0.939% decrease and its median household income grew from $43,107 to $44,539, a 3.32% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Wetzel County, WV are White (Non-Hispanic) (96.8%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.12%), White (Hispanic) (0.824%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (0.798%), and Other (Non-Hispanic) (0.288%).
None of the households in Wetzel 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.
100% of the residents in Wetzel County, WV are U.S. citizens.
In 2020, the median property value in Wetzel County, WV was $97,000, and the homeownership rate was 81.2%. Most people in Wetzel County, WV drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 28 minutes. The average car ownership in Wetzel County, WV was 2 cars per household.