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All Kanawha County population data above are from the US Census Bureau.
The population data for Kanawha County are from the Census' American Community Survey 2018 5-year estimates and the Census' 2019 Population Estimates. The demographic data for Berkeley County, Jackson County, Monongalia County, and Ritchie County are the most current, comparable demographics available from the US Census Bureau, are from the American Community Survey 2018 5-year estimates, and were downloaded on 19 December 2019. Check out our FAQ section for more details.
With 178,124 people, Kanawha County is the 1st most populated county in the state of West Virginia out of 55 counties. But watch out, Kanawha County, because Berkeley County with 119,171 people and Monongalia County with 105,612 people are right behind you.
The largest Kanawha County racial/ethnic groups are White (87.8%) followed by Black (7.2%) and Two or More (2.6%).
In 2018, the median household income of Kanawha County residents was $45,426. Kanawha County households made slightly more than Jackson County households ($44,783) and Ritchie County households ($44,472) . However, 17.1% of Kanawha County residents live in poverty.
The median age for Kanawha County residents is 43.3 years young.
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