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Marshall County, West Virginia (WV)

County population in 2019: 30,874 (51% urban, 49% rural); it was 35,519 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 5,251
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 5,337
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 11,008
Renter-occupied apartments: 3,281 (it was 3,199 in 2000)
% of renters here:

23%
State:

27%

Land area: 307 sq. mi.

Water area: 5.2 sq. mi.

Population density: 101 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Marshall County: 89.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (28.9%), Retail trade (15.6%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 81%
  • Government: 16%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 3%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Marshall County, WV (2019)
    • 29,86696.8%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2951.0%Hispanic or Latino
    • 2660.9%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2460.8%Two or more races
    • 770.2%Asian alone
    • 650.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 450.1%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
Median resident age:

46.1 years
West Virginia median age:

42.9 years
Males: 15,296  (49.5%)
Females: 15,578  (50.5%)
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Average household size:
Marshall County:

2.0 people
West Virginia:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $50,780 ($30,989 in 1999)
This county:

$50,780
West Virginia:

$48,850

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $481 (lower quartile is $347, upper quartile is $628)
This county:

$481
State:

$551


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $113,869 (it was $60,500 in 2000)
Marshall:

$113,869
West Virginia:

$124,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $67,580 - $205,029

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $168,874
Here:

$168,874
State:

$165,782

Townhouses or other attached units: $194,311
Here:

$194,311
State:

$183,709

In 2-unit structures: $103,921
Here:

$103,921
State:

$115,788

Mobile homes: $41,765
Here:

$41,765
State:

$71,341

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $858
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $330

Institutionalized population: 422

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 7
  • Burglaries: 43
  • Thefts: 112
  • Auto thefts: 13

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 17
  • Burglaries: 42
  • Thefts: 81
  • Auto thefts: 11
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 5 buildings, average cost: $100,500
  • 1998: 13 buildings, average cost: $64,700
  • 1999: 13 buildings, average cost: $87,800
  • 2000: 6 buildings, average cost: $70,000
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $107,300
  • 2002: 6 buildings, average cost: $105,000
  • 2003: 9 buildings, average cost: $109,700
  • 2004: 11 buildings, average cost: $170,500
  • 2005: 11 buildings, average cost: $135,600
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $141,600
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $170,000
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $157,600
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $174,400
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $113,800
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $184,900
  • 2013: 0 buildings
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $221,600
  • 2015: 4 buildings, average cost: $108,000
  • 2016: 1 building, cost: $213,500
  • 2017: 1 building, cost: $197,000
  • 2018: 0 buildings
  • 2019: 0 buildings
Number of permits per 10,000 Marshall, WV residents
Average permit cost in Marshall, WV
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $641 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $492 (0.5%)

Distribution of median household income in Marshall, WV in 2019
Distribution of house value in Marshall, WV in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Marshall, WV in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 13.2%
Marshall County:

13.2%
West Virginia:

16.0%
(13.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 4.0% for Black residents, 2.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 6.3% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 46.1 years old
(Males: 44.0 years old, Females: 47.6 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 46.4 years old, Black residents: 43.0 years old, American Indian residents: 15.8 years old, Asian residents: 63.9 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 14.1 years old, Other race residents: 73.5 years old)

Area name: Wheeling, WV-OH MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Marshall County is $394 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $503 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $632 a month.

Cities in this county include: Moundsville, McMechen, Benwood, Glen Dale, Cameron.

Marshall County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

2018 air pollution in Marshall County:

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual: 10.9 µg/m3(standard limit: 15.0 µg/m3). Above U.S. average.
Sulfur Oxides Annual: 0.002 ppm (standard limit: 0.03 ppm). Above U.S. average.

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Spottedtail Run (A), White Creek (B), Whetstone Run (C), Fall Run (D), Barneys Run (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Cecil County, Maryland , Wetzel County , Linn County, Missouri , Shelby County, Ohio , Vermillion County, Indiana .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

6.7%
West Virginia:

5.7%

Unemployment by year in Marshall, WV
County total employment by year in Marshall, WV
County average yearly wages by year in Marshall, WV

Current college students: 1,228
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 92.5%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 18.4%

Number of foreign born residents: 270 (76.2% naturalized citizens)

Marshall County:

0.9%
Whole state:

1.6%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 532010 or later
  • 272000 to 2009
  • 1261990 to 1999
  • 511980 to 1989
  • 651970 to 1979
  • 107Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.4 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 46.1%

Marshall County marital status for males Marshall County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 12,682
  • One, attached: 293
  • Two: 425
  • 3 or 4: 499
  • 5 to 9: 440
  • 10 to 19: 54
  • 20 to 49: 80
  • 50 or more: 102
  • Mobile homes: 1,317

Housing units in Marshall County with a mortgage: 4,485 (22 second mortgage, 260 home equity loan, 13 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 5,346

Here:

44.4% with mortgage
State:

46.4% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Marshall County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant5,54136
Catholic4,0406
Evangelical Protestant2,72226
Other1,7434
Black Protestant1181
Orthodox221
None18,921-
Marshall County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 12
Marshall County:

3.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.41 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.30 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

1.09 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Marshall County:

4.53 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 16
This county:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.22 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Marshall County:

11.1%
West Virginia:

12.2%

Adult obesity rate:
Marshall County:

30.2%
State:

31.1%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

7.0%
State:

13.1%

Agriculture in Marshall County:

Average size of farms: 128 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $4,171
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $44.84
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 12.23%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 67.14%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $6,414
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 23.83%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.13%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $17,881
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 97.03%
Average age of principal farm operators: 56 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 7.41
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 5.88%
Corn for grain: 137 harvested acres
Vegetables: 31 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 66 acres

Earthquake activity:

Marshall County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above West Virginia state average. It is 37% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 203.5 miles away from Marshall County center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 110.8 miles away from the county center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 119.5 miles away from the county center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 209.7 miles away from the county center
On 8/9/2020 at 12:07:37, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi) earthquake occurred 238.3 miles away from Marshall County center
On 12/31/2011 at 20:05:01, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 84.0 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • West Virginia Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4517-WV: April 3, 2020, FEMA Id: 4517, Natural disaster type: Other
  • West Virginia Severe Storms, Flooding, Landslides, And Mudslides, Incident Period: February 14, 2018 - February 20, 2018, FEMA Id: 4359, Natural disaster type: Storm, Mudslide, Landslide, Flood
  • West Virginia Severe Storms, Flooding, Landslides, And Mudslides, Incident Period: July 28, 2017 - July 29, 2017, FEMA Id: 4331, Natural disaster type: Storm, Mudslide, Landslide, Flood
  • West Virginia Severe Storms, Flooding, Landslides, and Mudslides, Incident Period: April 08, 2015 to April 11, 2015, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4220: May 18, 2015, FEMA Id: 4220, Natural disaster type: Storm, Mudslide, Landslide, Flood
  • West Virginia Severe Winter Storm, Flooding, Landslides, and Mudslides, Incident Period: March 03, 2015 to March 15, 2015, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4210: March 31, 2015, FEMA Id: 4210, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Mudslide, Landslide, Flood
  • West Virginia Hurricane Sandy, Incident Period: October 29, 2012 to November 08, 2012, Emergency Declared EM-3358: October 29, 2012, FEMA Id: 3358, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • West Virginia Severe Storms, Incident Period: June 29, 2012 to July 10, 2012, Emergency Declared EM-3345: June 30, 2012, FEMA Id: 3345, Natural disaster type: Storm
  • West Virginia Severe Storms and Straight-Line Winds, Incident Period: June 29, 2012 to July 08, 2012, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4071: July 23, 2012, FEMA Id: 4071, Natural disaster type: Storm, Wind
  • West Virginia Severe Winter Storms and Snowstorms, Incident Period: February 05, 2010 to February 11, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1903: April 23, 2010, FEMA Id: 1903, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm, Winter Storm
  • West Virginia Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3221: September 05, 2005, FEMA Id: 3221, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • 10 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Marshall County (20) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 10, Landslides: 7, Mudslides: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Marshall

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 9,143 (88.1%)
  • Carpooled: 713 (6.9%)
  • Bus: 5 (0.0%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 21 (0.2%)
  • Bicycle: 2 (0.0%)
  • Walked: 229 (2.2%)
  • Worked at home: 264 (2.5%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (32%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Public administration (3%)
  • Manufacturing (3%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (38%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Manufacturing (3%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Construction and extraction occupations (20%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (11%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Belize (29%)
  • Vietnam (12%)
  • Japan (7%)
  • Hong Kong (7%)
  • Morocco (6%)
  • Other Eastern Europe (5%)
  • Canada (5%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Marshall County


  • American (25%)
  • German (16%)
  • English (8%)
  • Irish (7%)
  • Polish (5%)
  • Scottish (3%)
  • Italian (3%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Marshall County, West Virginia in 2000:

  • 355 people in state prisons
  • 214 people in nursing homes
  • 192 people in religious group quarters
  • 45 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 30 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 12 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 8 people in homes for the mentally ill

People in group quarters in Marshall County, West Virginia in 2010:

  • 252 people in state prisons
  • 159 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 23 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 11 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 2 people in other noninstitutional facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $60,960.

4.22% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($41,613 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.22%
West Virginia average:

5.10%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
2.46% relocated from other counties in West Virginia ($23,214 average AGI)
1.76% relocated from other states ($18,399 average AGI)
Marshall County:

1.76%
West Virginia average:

2.49%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Ohio County, WV  1.56% ($39,067 average AGI)
from Belmont County, OH  0.44% ($43,164)
from Wetzel County, WV  0.33% ($39,805)


5.20% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($45,298 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.20%
West Virginia average:

5.62%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
2.33% relocated to other counties in West Virginia ($20,566 average AGI)
2.87% relocated to other states ($24,733 average AGI)
Marshall County:

2.87%
West Virginia average:

3.00%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Ohio County, WV  1.52% ($43,183 average AGI)
to Belmont County, OH  0.70% ($34,330)
to Wetzel County, WV  0.18% ($81,913)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.9
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.9

Births per 1000 population in Marshall County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 12.5

Deaths per 1000 population in Marshall County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.3
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.7

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Marshall County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 6.9%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 3.1%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Marshall County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Marshall County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Marshall County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Marshall County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Marshall County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Marshall County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 6,348 (5,177 aged, 1,171 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 585 (8%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Marshall County, West Virginia in 1999 - 2019:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (757)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (695)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (578)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (417)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (235)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (219)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (181)
  • Unspecified dementia (138)
  • Congestive heart failure (87)
  • Ischaemic cardiomyopathy (59)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 9%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 2.88
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 7,773
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 366
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 35,574

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,048
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,223
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 6

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 23
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 61

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 6
Beer, wine & liquor stores per 100,000 population in 2005: 1

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 173.7. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 107.5
  • Other - 66.2

Household type by relationship:

Households: 30,874
  • Male householders: 6,425 (1,422 living alone), Female householders: 5,813 (2,377 living alone)
  • 6,223 spouses (6,210 opposite-sex spouses), 578 unmarried partners, (536 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 8,136 children (7,238 natural, 227 adopted, 676 stepchildren), 974 grandchildren, 137 brothers or sisters, 247 parents, 0 foster children, 598 other relatives, 1,292 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 412

Size of family households: 4,319 2-persons, 1,372 3-persons, 1,348 4-persons, 668 5-persons, 137 6-persons, 109 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 3,797 1-person, 398 2-persons, 36 3-persons, 1 4-persons, 48 5-persons.

3,302 married couples with children.
1,543 single-parent households (339 men, 1,204 women).

98.2% of residents of Marshall speak English at home.
0.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (90% speak English very well, 10% speak English well).
0.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (99% speak English very well, 1% speak English well).
0.6% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (35% speak English very well, 57% speak English well, 8% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $182,408,000 ($5,253 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $6,086,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $91,131,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $46,017,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $545,000
Federal grants: $35,540,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,157,000 ($60,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $8,018,000 ($3,750,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $435,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $4,077,000
Federal Government insurance: $22,637,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 1,803
Here:

53 per 1000 residents
State:

60 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 2,061
Here:

60 per 1000 residents
State:

61 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +8
Here:

+0 per 1000 residents
State:

+2 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -879
Here -26 per 1000 residents
State +6 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Marshall County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 3.22 millions of gallons per day (95% from ground, 5% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.3
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.6
State:

4.7

Year house built in Marshall County, West Virginia
  • Year house built in Marshall County, West Virginia
  • 2452014 or later
  • 2232010 to 2013
  • 6062000 to 2009
  • 1,2481990 to 1999
  • 1,1521980 to 1989
  • 2,2631970 to 1979
  • 2,0151960 to 1969
  • 2,0491950 to 1959
  • 1,3361940 to 1949
  • 4,8891939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Marshall County, West Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Marshall County, West Virginia
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Marshall County, West Virginia
  • 71 room
  • 142 rooms
  • 1243 rooms
  • 6444 rooms
  • 1,8465 rooms
  • 2,7896 rooms
  • 1,6527 rooms
  • 1,2068 rooms
  • 1,5449+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Marshall County, West Virginia
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Marshall County, West Virginia
  • 611 room
  • 552 rooms
  • 2883 rooms
  • 7194 rooms
  • 5745 rooms
  • 2916 rooms
  • 1827 rooms
  • 788 rooms
  • 1429+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Marshall County, West Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Marshall County, West Virginia
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Marshall County, West Virginia
  • 10no bedroom
  • 2331 bedroom
  • 2,3882 bedrooms
  • 5,3943 bedrooms
  • 1,4934 bedrooms
  • 2845+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Marshall County, West Virginia
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Marshall County, West Virginia
  • 88no bedroom
  • 5251 bedroom
  • 8792 bedrooms
  • 6853 bedrooms
  • 2254 bedrooms
  • 205+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Marshall County, West Virginia in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Marshall County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Marshall County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 403no vehicle
  • 3,2641 vehicle
  • 3,8782 vehicles
  • 1,5853 vehicles
  • 4324 vehicles
  • 2515+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Marshall County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Marshall County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 523no vehicle
  • 1,1271 vehicle
  • 6102 vehicles
  • 1203 vehicles
  • 274 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

94.0% of Marshall County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 34% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 64% lived in West Virginia.

Marshall County:

94.0%
State average:

88.3%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 24,934
  • Other state: 5,440
  • Northeast: 1,134
  • Midwest: 2,046
  • South: 1,696
  • West: 518
Year householders moved into unit in Marshall County, WV
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Marshall County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 58.2%Utility gas
  • 28.5%Electricity
  • 4.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.1%Wood
  • 4.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.3%Coal or coke
  • 0.3%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 48.2%Utility gas
  • 45.8%Electricity
  • 2.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.7%Wood
  • 1.0%No fuel used
  • 0.4%Other fuel
  • 0.3%Coal or coke

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 105
Here:

3.8%
West Virginia:

8.3%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 151
Here:

11.9%
West Virginia:

8.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 146
Here:

20.0%
West Virginia:

13.0%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Marshall County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $2,028,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $846,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $4,113,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,062,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,397,000
    Health - Other: $1,197,000
    Financial Administration: $1,196,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,068,000
    Corrections - Other: $967,000
    General Public Buildings: $836,000
    General - Other: $502,000
    Local Fire Protection: $487,000
    Air Transportation: $213,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $188,000
    Solid Waste Management: $79,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $94,000
    Public Welfare: $36,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $5,009,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $4,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $73,761,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $62,063,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $11,698,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $8,449,000
    General Revenue - Other: $1,114,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $237,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $28,000
    Sale of Property: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $136,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $19,115,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $103,135,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,443,000
    Health and Hospitals: $435,000
    Other: $61,000
  • Tax - Property: $11,475,000
    Other: $983,000
    Other License: $138,000
    Other Selective Sales: $30,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,029,000

Marshall County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $2,028,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $846,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $4,113,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,062,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,397,000
    Health - Other: $1,197,000
    Financial Administration: $1,196,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,068,000
    Corrections - Other: $967,000
    General Public Buildings: $836,000
    General - Other: $502,000
    Local Fire Protection: $487,000
    Air Transportation: $213,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $188,000
    Solid Waste Management: $79,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $94,000
    Public Welfare: $36,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $5,009,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $4,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $73,761,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $62,063,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $11,698,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $8,449,000
    General Revenue - Other: $1,114,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $237,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $28,000
    Sale of Property: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $136,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $19,115,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $103,135,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,443,000
    Health and Hospitals: $435,000
    Other: $61,000
  • Tax - Property: $11,475,000
    Other: $983,000
    Other License: $138,000
    Other Selective Sales: $30,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,029,000

Marshall County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $2,028,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $846,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $4,113,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,062,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,397,000
    Health - Other: $1,197,000
    Financial Administration: $1,196,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,068,000
    Corrections - Other: $967,000
    General Public Buildings: $836,000
    General - Other: $502,000
    Local Fire Protection: $487,000
    Air Transportation: $213,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $188,000
    Solid Waste Management: $79,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $94,000
    Public Welfare: $36,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $5,009,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $4,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $73,761,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $62,063,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $11,698,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $8,449,000
    General Revenue - Other: $1,114,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $237,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $28,000
    Sale of Property: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $136,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $19,115,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $103,135,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,443,000
    Health and Hospitals: $435,000
    Other: $61,000
  • Tax - Property: $11,475,000
    Other: $983,000
    Other License: $138,000
    Other Selective Sales: $30,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,029,000

Marshall County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $2,028,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $846,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $4,113,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,062,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,397,000
    Health - Other: $1,197,000
    Financial Administration: $1,196,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,068,000
    Corrections - Other: $967,000
    General Public Buildings: $836,000
    General - Other: $502,000
    Local Fire Protection: $487,000
    Air Transportation: $213,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $188,000
    Solid Waste Management: $79,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $94,000
    Public Welfare: $36,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $5,009,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $4,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $73,761,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $62,063,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $11,698,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $8,449,000
    General Revenue - Other: $1,114,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $237,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $28,000
    Sale of Property: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $136,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $19,115,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $103,135,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,443,000
    Health and Hospitals: $435,000
    Other: $61,000
  • Tax - Property: $11,475,000
    Other: $983,000
    Other License: $138,000
    Other Selective Sales: $30,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,029,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 986
  • Number of aged recipients: 54
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 932
  • Number of recipients under 18: 125
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 714
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 147
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 314
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 447
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 9 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED84$89,357113$78,035375$93,379104$36,4901$69,00048$48,22927$48,741
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$011$81,09128$83,2147$48,0000$03$48,3333$57,667
APPLICATIONS DENIED25$77,60053$67,830155$79,36156$23,7500$018$56,72219$71,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN7$79,71414$103,50092$88,21710$26,9000$03$155,0006$47,500
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS4$121,7504$291,2509$85,0001$30,0000$02$17,5001$43,000
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 8 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
D) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED13$97,0007$160,2860$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED5$82,0004$112,7501$88,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$76,0003$104,6670$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$104,0001$91,0001$91,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Marshall, WV
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Marshall, WV - Value
Most common first names in Marshall County, WV among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John38274.9 years
Mary37279.0 years
Charles34374.5 years
William33074.4 years
James24072.2 years
Robert23070.1 years
George20675.3 years
Joseph16573.7 years
Helen16578.9 years
Margaret12477.3 years
Most common last names in Marshall County, WV among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Crow9175.2 years
Yoho8775.3 years
Blake8673.7 years
Miller8477.7 years
Smith8277.5 years
Wilson7378.0 years
Anderson7172.6 years
Williams6975.5 years
Baker6776.2 years
Hall6573.6 years
Businesses in Marshall County, WV
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1MasterBrand Cabinets1
Advance Auto Parts1McDonald's1
AutoZone1Nike1
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
CVS1RadioShack1
Curves1Rite Aid2
Dairy Queen1SAS Shoes1
Domino's Pizza1Subway3
FedEx2Taco Bell1
Ford1The Room Place1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
KFC2UPS3
Kroger2Walmart1
Lane Furniture1Wendy's2
Long John Silver's1

Marshall County on our top lists:

  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Sulfur Oxides Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"