From a total population of 28,913, Wheeling has a median age of 45.7. The average age of males, in Wheeling, is 41.8 while the average age of females is 48.8. When you compare this to median age of West Virginia, Wheeling is 4.1 years older.
The median income of individuals, in Wheeling, is $24,831 while the average household income is $36,085. When comparing the median income of people living in Wheeling to the rest of West Virginia, the average income in Wheeling is $1,594 more.