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Demographic Statistics

Wheeling, Virginia,

Number

Percent

Total population31,419100.0
SEX AND AGE
Male14,35345.7
Female17,06654.3
Under 5 years1,5434.9
5 to 9 years1,7625.6
10 to 14 years1,9316.1
15 to 19 years2,1586.9
20 to 24 years1,9286.1
25 to 34 years3,30810.5
35 to 44 years4,32113.8
45 to 54 years4,59914.6
55 to 59 years1,5775.0
60 to 64 years1,5064.8
65 to 74 years3,18610.1
75 to 84 years2,6638.5
85 years and over9373.0
Median age (years)42.4(X)
18 years and over24,94779.4
Male
11,05335.2
Female
13,89444.2
21 years and over23,55875.0
62 years and over7,69324.5
65 years and over6,78621.6
Male
2,4587.8
Female
4,32813.8
RACE
One race31,07898.9
White
29,13392.7
Black or African American
1,5675.0
American Indian and Alaska Native
310.1
Asian
2870.9
Asian Indian
1170.4
Chinese
460.1
Filipino
460.1
Japanese
250.1
Korean
170.1
Vietnamese
100.0

Other Asian 1

260.1
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
90.0
Native Hawaiian
10.0
Guamanian or Chamorro
10.0
Samoan
30.0

Other Pacific Islander 2

40.0
Some other race
510.2
Two or more races3411.1

Race alone or in combination with one or more other races 3

White29,44593.7
Black or African American1,7695.6
American Indian and Alaska Native1020.3
Asian3531.1
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander210.1
Some other race910.3
HISPANIC OR LATINO AND RACE
Total population31,419100.0
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)1810.6
Mexican
560.2
Puerto Rican
300.1
Cuban
110.0
Other Hispanic or Latino
840.3
Not Hispanic or Latino31,23899.4
White alone
28,98892.3
RELATIONSHIP
Total population31,419100.0
In households29,79794.8
Householder
13,71943.7
Spouse
5,73118.2
Child
7,91625.2
Own child under 18 years
5,85918.6
Other relatives
1,1343.6
Under 18 years
4291.4
Nonrelatives
1,2974.1
Unmarried partner
6562.1
In group quarters1,6225.2
Institutionalized population
5841.9
Noninstitutionalized population
1,0383.3
HOUSEHOLDS BY TYPE
Total households13,719100.0
Family households (families)7,80856.9
With own children under 18 years
3,21423.4
Married-couple family
5,73141.8
With own children under 18 years
2,12615.5
Female householder, no husband present
1,66712.2
With own children under 18 years
8816.4
Nonfamily households5,91143.1
Householder living alone
5,24838.3
Householder 65 years and over
2,55818.6
Households with individuals under 18 years3,51325.6
Households with individuals 65 years and over4,82135.1
Average household size2.17(X)
Average family size2.89(X)
HOUSING OCCUPANCY
Total housing units15,706100.0
Occupied housing units13,71987.3
Vacant housing units1,98712.7
For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use
520.3
Homeowner vacancy rate (percent)2.5(X)
Rental vacancy rate (percent)14.7(X)
HOUSING TENURE
Occupied housing units13,719100.0
Owner-occupied housing units8,60562.7
Renter-occupied housing units5,11437.3
Average household size of owner-occupied unit2.36(X)
Average household size of renter-occupied unit1.85(X)
(X) Not applicable
1 Other Asian alone, or two or more Asian categories.
2 Other Pacific Islander alone, or two or more Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander categories.
3 In combination with one or more other races listed. The six numbers may add to more than the total population and the six percentages may add to more than 100 percent because individuals may report more than one race.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2000 Summary File 1, Matrices P1, P3, P4, P8, P9, P12, P13, P,17, P18, P19, P20, P23, P27, P28, P33, PCT5, PCT8, PCT11, PCT15, H1, H3, H4, H5, H11, and H12.

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