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FAST FACTS ABOUT BERKELEY COUNTY


Founded: 1772
Land in square miles: 321.8
Population: 104,169
Percentage minorities: 12.2%
Percentage rural: 45.7%
Median age: 37.1
Percentage 65 or older: 10.9%
Birth rate per 1,000 women: 53
Median household income: $52,857
High school graduate or higher: 84.9%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.7%
Home ownership: 75.6%
Median home value: $193,700


Source: This information is from the 2010 U.S. Census and the U.S. Geological Survey. In 2010, West Virginia as a whole had 6.1 percent minorities, a median age of 41.1, median household income of $38,380, and a 74.6 percent homeownership rate.