Mcdowell County Photos

Source: Public Domain
Source: Public Domain
Source: Public Domain

Mcdowell County Info Snack

Population
19,217
Unemployment
933.9%
Poverty
33.3%
Median Home
$33,800
Median Income
$26,547
Median Rent
$529

Cities & Towns in Mcdowell County

Welch, WV (Photos)
Population 3,287

War, WV
Population 825

Gary, WV
Population 733

Raysal, WV
Population 598

Berwind, WV
Population 422

Northfork, WV
Population 291

Davy, WV
Population 248

Bradshaw, WV
Population 230

Iaeger, WV
Population 229

Crumpler, WV
Population 162

Big Sandy, WV
Population 148

Pageton, WV
Population 141

Kimball, WV
Population 130

Keystone, WV
Population 115

Anawalt, WV
Population 100

Maybeury, WV
Population 93

Cucumber, WV
Population 65

Vivian, WV
Population 54

Bartley, WV
Population 54

Roderfield, WV
Population 24

Map Of Mcdowell County

Population over time in Mcdowell County

Year Population % Change
2016 7,949 -3.2%
2015 8,215 -5.2%
2014 8,662 2.9%
2013 8,416 -4.7%
2012 8,830 -3.6%
2011 9,160 6.7%
2010 8,586 -

Race / Ethnicity in Mcdowell County

White
87.5% (39,462)
African American
3.6% (1,614)
American Indian
0.4% (173)
Asian
0.7% (337)
Hawaiian
0.0% (14)
Other
0.4% (195)
Two Or More
1.4% (614)
Hispanic
6.0% (2,700)
Race Mcdowell County WV USA
White 87.5% 92.1% 61.1%
African American 3.6% 3.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.7% 0.8% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.4% 1.6% 2.4%
Hispanic 6.0% 1.5% 17.8%

Household Income For Mcdowell County, West Virginia

Less than $10,000
8.1% (3,644)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.1% (2,747)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.0% (5,864)
$25,000 to $34,999
15.2% (6,851)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.9% (7,612)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.5% (7,873)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.4% (5,130)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.2% (3,704)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.2% (971)
$200,000 or more
1.6% (708)
Income Mcdowell County WV USA
Less than $10,000 8.1% 896.9% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.1% 622.9% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.0% 1322.9% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 15.2% 1163.9% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.9% 1439.7% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.5% 1793.1% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.4% 1096.6% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.2% 1072.2% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.2% 324.9% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 1.6% 267.0% 697.9%

Gender in Mcdowell County

Female
49.4% (22,276)
Male
50.6% (22,833)
Gender Mcdowell County WV USA
Female 49.4% 50.6% 50.8%
Male 50.6% 49.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Mcdowell County for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
0% (27)
9-12th Grade
0% (49)
High School / GED
0% (148)
Some College
0% (94)
Associate's Degree
0% (54)
Bachelor's Degree
0% (54)
Master's Degree
0% (18)
Professional Degree
0% (4)
Doctorate Degree
0% (0)
Education Mcdowell County WV USA
< 9th Grade 0.1% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 0.1% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 0.3% 41.0% 27.0%
Some College 0.2% 19.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 0.1% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 0.1% 12.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 0.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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