The Town of Belington had a population of 1,970 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Belington is located at latitude 39.0151 and longitude -79.9408 in Barbour County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Belington (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.06 sq. miles and a water area of 0.07 sq. miles. Barbour County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,703 feet.
The Town of Belington (GNIS ID: 2390718) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Belington population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Belington: Barker Settlement, Laurel Hill.
|Population in Households||1,899|
|Population in Familes||1,564|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||71|
|Average Household Size||2.39|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||914 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||576 (63.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||217 (23.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||121 (13.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$82,960|
|Average Home Value||$105,043|
|Median Household Income||$31,459|
|Average Household Income||$40,812|
|Per Capita Income||$16,315|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||-0.24%|
|Per Capita Income||0.5%|
The table below compares Belington to the other 405 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in West Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 80||80th|
|Population Density1||# 162||60th|
|Diversity Index2||# 286||28th|
|Median Household Income||# 300||26th|
|Per Capita Income||# 370||9th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.