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Ritchie County Statistics

Facts

Land area452.0 square miles
Population Density23.1 persons per square mile.

Population

Population (2013)10,073
Population change-3.6%
Under 5 years of age4.9%
Under 1820.7%
65 and over19.4%
Females50.3%
White98.5
Hispanic or Latino of any race0.8
Asian0.1%
Two or more races0.9%
Black or African American0.3%
Native American0.2%
Pacific Islander0%
Had graduated from high school79%
Had a bachelor degree or higher10.6%
Veterans1,051

Households and Housing

Households4,032
Persons per household2.5
Living in the same house for one year or more92.4%
Median household income$35,769
The Per capita income$17,843
Live below the poverty line21.1%
Housing units5,790
Multi-unit structures4%
The median value of owner-occupied housing$73,400
Residents owning their homes79%

Business Facts

Total number of firms1,043
Women-owned firms27.6%
Asian-owned firms0%
Hispanic-owned firms0%
Black-owned firms0%
Native American-owned firms0%
Pacific Islander-owned firms0%
Retail sales$60,394
Retail sales per capita$5,843
Manufacturers shipments$0
Merchant wholesaler sales$23,299
Source US Census Data