WV Poll Archives


FridayMay 6, 2022

West Virginia Poll: In battle of congressional incumbents, Mooney leads by 15 over McKinley

Congressman Alex Mooney has a 15-point lead over fellow Republican incumbent David McKinley among likely voters in West Virginia’s newly-formed 2nd Congressional District, according to the latest edition of the MetroNews West Virginia Poll. Mooney has ridden the strength of an endorsement by Donald Trump, plus the growing population of his base in the Eastern

SaturdaySeptember 11, 2021

Poll: Most aren’t sure if RichRod should be honored by sports hall of fame

Most respondents say Doc Holliday should be inducted into Marshall's sports hall of fame.

WednesdaySeptember 8, 2021

Poll: Most would limit transgender athletes to teams matching their sex at birth

Sixty-five percent of respondents said athletes should only be allowed to play on sports teams that match their sex at birth.

TuesdaySeptember 7, 2021

Poll: More than half say W.Va. economy ‘on the wrong track’

Half say they have not had a family member move out of state in past decade.

MondaySeptember 6, 2021

Poll: Fewer than half of West Virginians believe legitimacy of 2020 presidential election

The poll also showed that most West Virginians do not hold Trump responsible for the mob at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6.

SaturdaySeptember 4, 2021

Poll: West Virginians sanguine on college sports shift, split between ACC or Big 12 for WVU

Realignment has rocked college athletics, but West Virginians seem fairly chill. The latest version of the MetroNews West Virginia Poll shows that 39 percent of respondents say the additions of Texas and Oklahoma to the Southeastern Conference is good for college sports. Thirty-five percent say it is not good. Twenty-seven percent said they are not

FridaySeptember 3, 2021

Poll: Justice and Capito show solid approval while Manchin hangs tight

Respondents say state is on the right track but nation is going wrong way.

ThursdaySeptember 2, 2021

FridayOctober 16, 2020

West Virginia Poll: support for masks, uncertainty about vaccine

On returning to classrooms, 36 percent said that's a good idea and 46 percent said it's a bad idea.

ThursdayOctober 15, 2020

Poll: West Virginia voters support going ahead with Amy Coney Barrett confirmation

Poll respondents also weigh in on economic outlook, social injustice.

TuesdayOctober 13, 2020

West Virginians favor Trump over Biden for president, latest poll shows

Trump's polling lead, while large, has narrowed from his West Virginia victory over Hillary Clinton.

MondayOctober 12, 2020

West Virginia Poll: split on state’s direction; most say nation is on wrong track

Likely voters generally approve of incumbent officeholders, plus teachers unions.

FridayOctober 9, 2020

Justice has wide lead over Salango, West Virginia Poll shows

Incumbent governor leads challenger by a 53 to 34 percent margin.

FridayDecember 13, 2019

West Virginia Poll: Democratic primary is up for grabs, with most still undecided

Smith, Stollings and Salango are all within a few points of each other.

ThursdayDecember 12, 2019

West Virginia Poll: Governor Justice’s name recognition gives him GOP primary advantage

56.3 percent of likely GOP primary voters currently say they will vote for Justice.

WednesdayDecember 11, 2019

Poll: As impeachment bears down on Trump, most West Virginians support president

59 percent of West Virginia voters believe Congress should not impeach Trump and that he should remain in office.

MondaySeptember 16, 2019

FridaySeptember 13, 2019

Poll shows split on WVU-Marshall rivalry, but sports fans want hoops series to tip off again

Poll respondents are unsure about fourth class for high school basketball.

WednesdaySeptember 11, 2019

West Virginia Poll: Residents say road repairs have a long way to go

Poll shows two thirds express dissatisfaction.

MondaySeptember 9, 2019