West Virginia Doddridge County Public Libraries

By | January 2, 2023

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Doddridge County, West Virginia. This list includes library formal name, street address, postal code, phone number and how many books are available. Check the following list to see all public libraries in West Virginia Doddridge County.

1. Branch Library CENTER POINT
Route 23, Center Point, WV 26339
Phone Number: (304) 782-2461 Doddridge N/A N/A

2. Library System DODDRIDGE COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 117 Court Street, West Union, WV 26456
Phone Number: (304) 873-1941 Doddridge 27,460 18,041

3. Central Library DODDRIDGE COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 117 Court Street, West Union, WV 26456
Phone Number: (304) 873-1941 Doddridge N/A N/A

Overview of Doddridge County, West Virginia

Doddridge County is a county located in the state of West Virginia. As of 2000, the population is 7,403. Its county seat is West Union.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 830 km² (320 mi²). 830 km² (320 mi²) of it is land and 0 km² (0 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.02% water.

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 7,403 people, 2,845 households, and 2,102 families residing in the county. The population density is 9/km² (23/mi²). There are 3,661 housing units at an average density of 4/km² (11/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 98.31% White, 0.27% Black or African American, 0.31% Native American, 0.15% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 0.14% from other races, and 0.82% from two or more races. 0.57% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 2,845 households out of which 32.50% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 59.30% are married couples living together, 10.30% have a female householder with no husband present, and 26.10% are non-families. 22.50% of all households are made up of individuals and 10.90% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.56 and the average family size is 2.98.

In the county, the population is spread out with 25.00% under the age of 18, 8.40% from 18 to 24, 26.60% from 25 to 44, 25.10% from 45 to 64, and 14.80% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 39 years. For every 100 females there are 101.90 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 98.10 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $26,744, and the median income for a family is $30,502. Males have a median income of $26,902 versus $20,250 for females. The per capita income for the county is $13,507. 19.80% of the population and 15.30% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 23.00% of those under the age of 18 and 13.60% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

According to countryaah, Doddridge County, West Virginia has the following cities and towns:

  • West Union