Basic information about the Jackson County
The Jackson County is located in the state of West Virginia. This county occupies 472 square miles, with 8 square miles being water areas. There are 29.211 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Jackson County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (98.16%), followed by Two or More races (0.88%) and Black or African American (0.29%). There are 11.931 households in the county, while 71,27% of them are family households and 28,73% represent non family households. There are 2 cities and towns in Jackson County. The most populated city is Ravenswood city and the smallest town or village is Ripley city.