In 2020, Ritchie County, WV had a population of 9.75k people with a median age of 47.1 and a median household income of $44,328. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Ritchie County, WV declined from 9,844 to 9,747, a −0.985% decrease and its median household income grew from $43,577 to $44,328, a 1.72% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Ritchie County, WV are White (Non-Hispanic) (96.8%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.66%), Other (Non-Hispanic) (0.585%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (0.544%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.39%).
None of the households in Ritchie 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.
99.1% of the residents in Ritchie County, WV are U.S. citizens.
In 2020, the median property value in Ritchie County, WV was $96,100, and the homeownership rate was 80.4%.
Most people in Ritchie County, WV drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 27.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Ritchie County, WV was 2 cars per household.