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Randolph County, West Virginia (WV)

County population in 2019: 28,529 (38% urban, 62% rural); it was 28,262 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 4,300
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 4,283
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 8,394
Renter-occupied apartments: 3,112 (it was 2,678 in 2000)
% of renters here:

24%
State:

27%

Land area: 1040 sq. mi.

Water area: 0.2 sq. mi.

Population density: 27 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Randolph County: 84.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (26.9%), Construction (10.6%), Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (10.4%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 77%
  • Government: 16%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 6%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Randolph County, WV (2019)
    • 27,34495.8%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 6082.1%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2630.9%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1570.6%Asian alone
    • 960.3%Two or more races
    • 650.2%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 20.01%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

44.1 years
West Virginia median age:

42.9 years
Males: 14,633  (51.3%)
Females: 13,896  (48.7%)
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Average household size:
Randolph County:

2.0 people
West Virginia:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $45,303 ($27,299 in 1999)
This county:

$45,303
West Virginia:

$48,850

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $496 (lower quartile is $377, upper quartile is $613)
This county:

$496
State:

$551


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $114,911 (it was $66,600 in 2000)
Randolph:

$114,911
West Virginia:

$124,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $66,766 - $182,294
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $924
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $304

Institutionalized population: 1,941

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 3
  • Burglaries: 7
  • Thefts: 16
  • Auto thefts: 1

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 2
  • Burglaries: 6
  • Thefts: 11
  • Auto thefts: 1
Randolph County, WV map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 10 buildings, average cost: $48,100
  • 1998: 14 buildings, average cost: $68,500
  • 1999: 11 buildings, average cost: $66,400
  • 2000: 15 buildings, average cost: $71,100
  • 2001: 10 buildings, average cost: $68,800
  • 2002: 25 buildings, average cost: $62,400
  • 2003: 34 buildings, average cost: $76,600
  • 2004: 20 buildings, average cost: $122,200
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $64,000
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $103,500
  • 2007: 11 buildings, average cost: $94,000
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $152,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $20,000
  • 2010: 12 buildings, average cost: $199,600
  • 2011: 4 buildings, average cost: $96,300
  • 2012: 8 buildings, average cost: $168,900
  • 2013: 5 buildings, average cost: $165,400
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $141,200
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $112,500
  • 2016: 3 buildings, average cost: $133,900
  • 2017: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2018: 2 buildings, average cost: $128,000
  • 2019: 6 buildings, average cost: $122,800
Number of permits per 10,000 Randolph, WV residents
Average permit cost in Randolph, WV
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $599 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $402 (0.4%)

Distribution of median household income in Randolph, WV in 2019
Distribution of house value in Randolph, WV in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Randolph, WV in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 16.9%
Randolph County:

16.9%
West Virginia:

16.0%
(16.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 49.9% for Black residents, 26.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 2.0% for other race residents, 3.2% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 44.1 years old
(Males: 42.9 years old, Females: 45.9 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 45.4 years old, Black residents: 27.8 years old, American Indian residents: 56.2 years old, Asian residents: 16.0 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 21.6 years old, Other race residents: 20.9 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Randolph County is $363 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $468 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $604 a month.

Cities in this county include: Elkins, Mill Creek, Beverly, East Dailey, Valley Head, Womelsdorf (Coalton), Huttonsville, Montrose, Harman, Dailey.

Randolph County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Randolph County: Stockerts (A), EUB Acres (B), Fishing Camp (C), Riverbend Golf Club at Evun Breth (D), Buckhannon Country Club Golf Course (E), Ours Mill (F), Ash Camp (G), Bailey Ridge Community Center (H), Selbyville Volunteer Fire Department Station 7 (I), Adrian Volunteer Fire Department (J), Banks District Volunteer Fire Department (K), Washington District Volunteer Fire Department (L), Warren District Volunteer Fire Department Station 6 (M), West Virginia Division of Forestry Upshur County Field Office (N). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Southfork Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Randolph County include: Waterloo Church (A), Indian Camp Church (B), Kanawha Chapel Church (C), Kanawha Run Church (D), Laurel Park Church (E), Tenmile Church (F), Tallmansville Church (G), Lebanon Church (H), Straight Fork Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Pleasant Dale Cemetery (1), Brooks Hill Cemetery (2), Upshur County Memorial Park (3), Chapel Cemetery (4), Chestnut Flat Cemetery (5), Gregory Cemetery (6), Alton Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: The Fishpond (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Turkey Fork (A), Trubie Run (B), Tenmile Creek (C), Straight Fork (D), Stony Run (E), Spruce Run (F), Spruce Fork (G), Snake Run (H), Slab Camp Run (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Randolph County: French Creek Game Farm (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Neighboring counties: Campbell County, Kentucky , Greene County, Indiana , Sutter County, California , Lyon County, Kansas , Owen County, Indiana .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

6.3%
West Virginia:

5.7%

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

Current college students: 998
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 85.6%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 17.7%

Number of foreign born residents: 155 (30.0% naturalized citizens)

Randolph County:

0.5%
Whole state:

1.6%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 862010 or later
  • 172000 to 2009
  • 121990 to 1999
  • 261980 to 1989
  • 421970 to 1979
  • 31Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.5 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 83.8%

Randolph County marital status for males Randolph County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 9,952
  • One, attached: 129
  • Two: 235
  • 3 or 4: 671
  • 5 to 9: 290
  • 10 to 19: 142
  • 20 to 49: 270
  • 50 or more: 102
  • Mobile homes: 2,477
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 17

Housing units in Randolph County with a mortgage: 3,658 (76 second mortgage, 131 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 4,283

Here:

42.9% with mortgage
State:

46.4% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Randolph County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant5,23138
Evangelical Protestant3,72534
Catholic1,1685
Other7682
Black Protestant1171
None18,396-
Randolph 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: 8
Randolph County:

2.83 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.41 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
This county:

1.06 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

1.09 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Randolph County:

6.37 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 24
This county:

8.49 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.22 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Randolph County:

10.5%
West Virginia:

12.2%

Adult obesity rate:
Randolph County:

28.5%
State:

31.1%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.1%
State:

13.1%

Agriculture in Randolph County:

Average size of farms: 227 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $13,833
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $37.03
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 3.05%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 89.67%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $14,318
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 17.03%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.02%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $29,685
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 93.50%
Average age of principal farm operators: 56 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 10.77
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 4.37%
Corn for grain: 894 harvested acres
Vegetables: 18 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 30 acres

Earthquake activity:

Randolph County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above West Virginia state average. It is 38% 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 123.3 miles away from Randolph 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 185.9 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 176.0 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 224.0 miles away from the county center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 203.1 miles away from Randolph County center
On 8/25/2011 at 05:07:52, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 ML, Depth: 4.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 120.5 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: June 29, 2019 - June 30, 2019, FEMA Id: 4455, 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: June 22, 2016 to June 29, 2016, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4273: June 25, 2016, FEMA Id: 4273, Natural disaster type: 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 Hurricane Sandy, Incident Period: October 29, 2012 to November 08, 2012, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4093: November 27, 2012, FEMA Id: 4093, 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 Storm and Snowstorm, Incident Period: December 18, 2009 to December 20, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1881: March 02, 2010, FEMA Id: 1881, 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 Randolph County (20) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 6, Hurricanes: 5, Landslides: 3, Mudslides: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Randolph

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 9,803 (82.5%)
  • Carpooled: 1,143 (9.6%)
  • Bus: 27 (0.2%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 196 (1.7%)
  • Bicycle: 22 (0.2%)
  • Walked: 381 (3.2%)
  • Worked at home: 306 (2.6%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)

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


  • Construction and extraction occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (23%)
  • Italy (15%)
  • Philippines (10%)
  • Morocco (8%)
  • Guatemala (7%)
  • Canada (7%)
  • Bahamas (5%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Randolph County


  • American (23%)
  • German (17%)
  • English (8%)
  • Irish (8%)
  • Italian (4%)
  • Scottish (3%)
  • Scotch-Irish (3%)

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

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

  • 823 people in state prisons
  • 286 people in nursing homes
  • 265 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 48 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 44 people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children
  • 41 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 24 people in other types of correctional institutions
  • 7 people in other nonhousehold living situations

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

  • 1,135 people in state prisons
  • 378 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 344 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 313 people in college/university student housing
  • 84 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 10 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 6 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 3 people in other noninstitutional facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $47,126.

4.00% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,029 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.00%
West Virginia average:

5.10%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
2.59% relocated from other counties in West Virginia ($22,979 average AGI)
1.41% relocated from other states ($13,050 average AGI)
Randolph County:

1.41%
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 Barbour County, WV  0.62% ($24,123 average AGI)
from Tucker County, WV  0.35% ($39,595)
from Upshur County, WV  0.30% ($36,839)
from Pocahontas County, WV  0.29% ($42,233)


4.27% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,312 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.27%
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 ($20,437 average AGI)
1.94% relocated to other states ($17,875 average AGI)
Randolph County:

1.94%
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 Barbour County, WV  0.38% ($33,275 average AGI)
to Tucker County, WV  0.30% ($29,806)
to Upshur County, WV  0.30% ($54,839)
to Monongalia County, WV  0.25% ($30,654)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.6
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.3

Births per 1000 population in Randolph County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 12.1

Deaths per 1000 population in Randolph County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 9.9
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.5

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Randolph County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 8.6%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 3.5%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Randolph County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Randolph County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Randolph County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Randolph County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Randolph County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Randolph County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 6,005 (4,522 aged, 1,483 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 516 (8%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (760)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (442)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (415)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (352)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (301)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (217)
  • Congestive heart failure (215)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (96)
  • Unspecified dementia (51)
  • Acute respiratory failure (41)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 15%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 3.51
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 18,491
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 316
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 121,653

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,148
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,344

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 35
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 60

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 151.6. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 111.1
  • Other - 40.4

Household type by relationship:

Households: 28,529
  • Male householders: 5,277 (1,553 living alone), Female householders: 5,784 (2,072 living alone)
  • 5,287 spouses (5,224 opposite-sex spouses), 573 unmarried partners, (538 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 6,492 children (5,736 natural, 440 adopted, 343 stepchildren), 1,028 grandchildren, 265 brothers or sisters, 374 parents, 155 foster children, 343 other relatives, 702 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 2,223

Size of family households: 3,678 2-persons, 1,517 3-persons, 1,046 4-persons, 411 5-persons, 91 6-persons, 143 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 3,625 1-person, 536 2-persons, 5 3-persons, 27 4-persons.

2,887 married couples with children.
1,255 single-parent households (347 men, 908 women).

98.9% of residents of Randolph speak English at home.
0.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (61% speak English very well, 34% speak English well, 5% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (92% speak English very well, 8% speak English well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (58% speak English very well, 42% speak English well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $205,648,000 ($7,217 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $7,509,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $88,790,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $42,706,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $257,000
Federal grants: $53,353,000
Federal procurement contracts: $2,726,000 ($38,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $17,817,000 ($3,195,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $680,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $2,768,000
Federal Government insurance: $23,958,000

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

Births: 1,639
Here:

57 per 1000 residents
State:

60 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,854
Here:

65 per 1000 residents
State:

61 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +47
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+2 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +518
Here:

+18 per 1000 residents
State:

+6 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Randolph County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 2.74 millions of gallons per day (5% from ground, 95% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.3
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.7
State:

4.7

Year house built in Randolph County, West Virginia
  • Year house built in Randolph County, West Virginia
  • 822014 or later
  • 2182010 to 2013
  • 9302000 to 2009
  • 2,2101990 to 1999
  • 2,4691980 to 1989
  • 2,2761970 to 1979
  • 1,3981960 to 1969
  • 9701950 to 1959
  • 1,1491940 to 1949
  • 2,5921939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Randolph County, West Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Randolph County, West Virginia
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Randolph County, West Virginia
  • 151 room
  • 562 rooms
  • 793 rooms
  • 6014 rooms
  • 1,7595 rooms
  • 1,8206 rooms
  • 1,2967 rooms
  • 8278 rooms
  • 1,5049+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Randolph County, West Virginia
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Randolph County, West Virginia
  • 581 room
  • 502 rooms
  • 5573 rooms
  • 7794 rooms
  • 6925 rooms
  • 5666 rooms
  • 2107 rooms
  • 1148 rooms
  • 979+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Randolph County, West Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Randolph County, West Virginia
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Randolph County, West Virginia
  • 17no bedroom
  • 1141 bedroom
  • 1,3172 bedrooms
  • 4,5333 bedrooms
  • 1,5564 bedrooms
  • 4085+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Randolph County, West Virginia
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Randolph County, West Virginia
  • 60no bedroom
  • 7201 bedroom
  • 1,0232 bedrooms
  • 9903 bedrooms
  • 2994 bedrooms
  • 545+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Randolph County, West Virginia in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Randolph County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Randolph County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 284no vehicle
  • 2,6151 vehicle
  • 3,2422 vehicles
  • 1,3513 vehicles
  • 2734 vehicles
  • 1565+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Randolph County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Randolph County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 864no vehicle
  • 1,3921 vehicle
  • 7672 vehicles
  • 823 vehicles
  • 124 vehicles
  • 105+ vehicles

88.1% of Randolph County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 32% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 74% lived in West Virginia.

Randolph County:

88.1%
State average:

88.3%

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

  • This state: 21,446
  • Other state: 6,647
  • Northeast: 1,614
  • Midwest: 1,626
  • South: 2,981
  • West: 412
Year householders moved into unit in Randolph County, WV
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Randolph County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 35.9%Utility gas
  • 25.1%Electricity
  • 17.0%Wood
  • 15.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.5%Other fuel
  • 2.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.8%Coal or coke
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 52.7%Electricity
  • 28.5%Utility gas
  • 8.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 7.2%Wood
  • 1.3%Other fuel
  • 1.1%Coal or coke
  • 0.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 148
Here:

6.5%
West Virginia:

8.3%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 120
Here:

10.8%
West Virginia:

8.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 361
Here:

42.7%
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

Randolph County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $3,411,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $4,939,000
    Central Staff Services: $4,791,000
    Police Protection: $3,049,000
    Parks and Recreation: $495,000
    Financial Administration: $282,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $118,000
    Solid Waste Management: $87,000
    Health - Other: $66,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $15,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $21,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $124,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $2,474,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $2,116,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $358,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $347,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $342,000
    Interest Earnings: $39,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $62,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $9,659,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,784,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $612,000
    Other: $543,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,650,000
    Other: $400,000
    Other Selective Sales: $265,000
    Other License: $56,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $4,000

Randolph County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $3,411,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $4,939,000
    Central Staff Services: $4,791,000
    Police Protection: $3,049,000
    Parks and Recreation: $495,000
    Financial Administration: $282,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $118,000
    Solid Waste Management: $87,000
    Health - Other: $66,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $15,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $21,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $124,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $2,474,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $2,116,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $358,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $347,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $342,000
    Interest Earnings: $39,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $62,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $9,659,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,784,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $612,000
    Other: $543,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,650,000
    Other: $400,000
    Other Selective Sales: $265,000
    Other License: $56,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $4,000

Randolph County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $3,411,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $4,939,000
    Central Staff Services: $4,791,000
    Police Protection: $3,049,000
    Parks and Recreation: $495,000
    Financial Administration: $282,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $118,000
    Solid Waste Management: $87,000
    Health - Other: $66,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $15,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $21,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $124,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $2,474,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $2,116,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $358,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $347,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $342,000
    Interest Earnings: $39,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $62,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $9,659,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,784,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $612,000
    Other: $543,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,650,000
    Other: $400,000
    Other Selective Sales: $265,000
    Other License: $56,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $4,000

Randolph County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $3,411,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $4,939,000
    Central Staff Services: $4,791,000
    Police Protection: $3,049,000
    Parks and Recreation: $495,000
    Financial Administration: $282,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $118,000
    Solid Waste Management: $87,000
    Health - Other: $66,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $15,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $21,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $124,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $2,474,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $2,116,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $358,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $347,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $342,000
    Interest Earnings: $39,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $62,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $9,659,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,784,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $612,000
    Other: $543,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,650,000
    Other: $400,000
    Other Selective Sales: $265,000
    Other License: $56,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $4,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 1,365
  • Number of aged recipients: 113
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 1,252
  • Number of recipients under 18: 156
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 915
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 294
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 546
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 590
Most common first names in Randolph County, WV among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary20379.8 years
William16673.8 years
John15775.6 years
James15772.9 years
Robert13169.0 years
Charles10673.6 years
George8275.5 years
Virginia6580.2 years
Paul6273.6 years
Ruth6180.2 years
Most common last names in Randolph County, WV among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
White10773.9 years
Taylor7474.5 years
Bennett7374.0 years
Smith7276.3 years
Phillips7278.3 years
Weese7080.4 years
Simmons6873.4 years
Arbogast6575.5 years
Stalnaker5979.5 years
Scott5574.6 years
Businesses in Randolph County, WV
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1La-Z-Boy2
Ace Hardware1Lane Furniture2
Advance Auto Parts1Little Caesars Pizza1
Applebee's1Long John Silver's1
AutoZone1MasterBrand Cabinets1
Burger King1McDonald's1
CVS1Nike2
Curves1Papa John's Pizza1
Dairy Queen1Pizza Hut1
Days Inn1Quiznos1
Domino's Pizza1RadioShack1
FedEx4Rite Aid1
Ford1Sears1
GNC1Subway4
GameStop1Super 81
Goodwill3Taco Bell1
H&R Block1U-Haul3
Hardee's1U.S. Cellular1
Holiday Inn1UPS4
Jones New York1Walgreens1
KFC1Walmart1
Kmart1Wendy's1
Kroger1YMCA1