In 2017, Harrison County, WV had a population of 68.4k people with a median age of 42 and a median household income of $48,315. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Harrison County, WV declined from 68,775 to 68,438, a -0.49% decrease and its median household income grew from $44,845 to $48,315, a 7.74% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Harrison County, WV are White (Non-Hispanic) (94.4%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.75%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.65%), White (Hispanic) (1.19%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.564%). N/A% of the people in Harrison County, WV speak a non-English language, and 99.7% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Harrison County, WV are Salem International University (356 degrees awarded in 2017), West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport (83 degrees), and Clarksburg Beauty Academy and School of Massage Therapy (41 degrees).
The median property value in Harrison County, WV is $110,000, and the homeownership rate is 74.5%. Most people in Harrison County, WV commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Harrison County, WV is 2 cars per household.