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Demographic Data Report for West Virginia by County
Poverty: Families below poverty
All Ages, All Races (includes Hispanic), Both Sexes
2015-2019 American Community Survey 5-Year Data
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County
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Value (Percent)
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Families (Below Poverty)
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Rank within US
(of 3146 counties)
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West Virginia 12.7 60,372 47 of 52
United States 9.5 7,541,196 N/A
McDowell County 28.1 1,468 3,110
Mingo County 24.0 1,670 3,051
Webster County 21.8 556 3,006
Logan County 21.1 2,031 2,990
Summers County 20.2 746 2,964
Boone County 20.1 1,237 2,961
Clay County 19.2 440 2,907
Wayne County 18.2 1,814 2,858
Wyoming County 18.0 1,194 2,845
Upshur County 17.7 1,127 2,821
Barbour County 17.4 708 2,805
Braxton County 17.1 699 2,775
Lincoln County 16.7 989 2,730
Lewis County 16.2 707 2,672
Fayette County 15.4 1,800 2,598
Calhoun County 14.8 290 2,541
Mercer County 14.6 2,386 2,514
Raleigh County 14.5 3,066 2,504
Nicholas County 14.3 1,009 2,479
Cabell County 14.1 3,023 2,452
Mason County 14.0 1,067 2,447
Wetzel County 13.6 502 2,401
Kanawha County 13.5 6,551 2,375
Roane County 13.2 486 2,335
Hampshire County 13.0 799 2,303
Wood County 12.8 2,888 2,263
Randolph County 12.8 883 2,259
Ritchie County 12.5 349 2,201
Monroe County 12.4 451 2,181
Mineral County 11.9 865 2,083
Wirt County 11.5 188 1,991
Marshall County 11.1 893 1,905
Greenbrier County 11.1 1,038 1,893
Preston County 11.1 951 1,891
Tyler County 10.8 221 1,821
Pocahontas County 10.8 235 1,810
Marion County 10.6 1,595 1,777
Harrison County 10.5 1,857 1,738
Taylor County 10.3 451 1,708
Jackson County 10.3 799 1,691
Pendleton County 10.0 210 1,625
Hancock County 9.7 730 1,549
Gilmer County 9.5 159 1,496
Pleasants County 9.4 194 1,475
Berkeley County 9.2 2,771 1,412
Hardy County 8.9 364 1,306
Doddridge County 8.6 165 1,256
Monongalia County 8.4 1,748 1,199
Brooke County 8.1 506 1,097
Tucker County 8.0 164 1,092
Grant County 7.6 218 964
Jefferson County 7.5 1,105 944
Putnam County 7.4 1,172 932
Ohio County 6.5 645 669
Morgan County 3.9 192 145
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 10/20/2021 3:55 am.
Source: Demographic data provided by the Census Bureau and the American Community Survey.
For more information about Poverty: Families below poverty, see the dictionary.
Health Service Areas are a single county or cluster of contiguous counties which are relatively self-contained with respect to hospital care. For more detailed information, please see Health Service Area information page. Puerto Rico is being treated as a Health Service Area for this data presentation.
Data for United States does not include Puerto Rico.

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