In 2020, Welch, WV had a population of 2.86k people with a median age of 43.9 and a median household income of $25,227. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Welch, WV declined from 2,966 to 2,857, a −3.67% decrease and its median household income declined from $37,841 to $25,227, a −33.3% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Welch, WV are White (Non-Hispanic) (65.1%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (25.4%), White (Hispanic) (3.43%), Other (Hispanic) (3.01%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.59%).
None of the households in Welch, WV reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
95.4% of the residents in Welch, WV are U.S. citizens.
In 2020, the median property value in Welch, WV was $55,600, and the homeownership rate was 71.2%. Most people in Welch, WV drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 15.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Welch, WV was 2 cars per household.