In 2020, Preston County, WV had a population of 33.6k people with a median age of 43.3 and a median household income of $51,992. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Preston County, WV declined from 33,683 to 33,610, a −0.217% decrease and its median household income grew from $51,888 to $51,992, a 0.2% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Preston County, WV are White (Non-Hispanic) (91.1%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (4.77%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.59%), White (Hispanic) (0.949%), and American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (0.69%).
None of the households in Preston County, WV reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
99% of the residents in Preston County, WV are U.S. citizens.
In 2020, the median property value in Preston County, WV was $121,300, and the homeownership rate was 81.3%.
Most people in Preston County, WV drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 31.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Preston County, WV was 2 cars per household.