Basic information about the Ritchie County
The Ritchie County is located in the state of West Virginia. This county occupies 455 square miles, with 2 square miles being water areas. There are 10.449 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Ritchie County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (98.65%), followed by Two or More races (0.76%) and Black or African American (0.19%). There are 4.367 households in the county, while 67,78% of them are family households and 32,22% represent non family households. There are 6 cities and towns in Ritchie County. The most populated city is Harrisville town and the smallest town or village is Auburn town.