In 2017, Monongalia County, WV had a population of 104k people with a median age of 30.9 and a median household income of $49,624. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Monongalia County, WV grew from 102,827 to 103,715, a 0.864% increase and its median household income grew from $47,060 to $49,624, a 5.45% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Monongalia County, WV are White (Non-Hispanic) (88.3%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (3.68%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (3.3%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (2.16%), and White (Hispanic) (1.62%). N/A% of the people in Monongalia County, WV speak a non-English language, and 96.3% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Monongalia County, WV are West Virginia University (6,640 degrees awarded in 2017), West Virginia Junior College-Morgantown (205 degrees), and Ross Medical Education Center-Morgantown (66 degrees).
The median property value in Monongalia County, WV is $178,200, and the homeownership rate is 57.7%. Most people in Monongalia County, WV commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 19.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Monongalia County, WV is 2 cars per household.