Century is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Century Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Barbour County at latitude 39.0998 and longitude -80.1887. Barbour County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,532 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Century Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 0.13 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Century: Big Run, Century No. 1.Photos of the local Century, WV area
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|Population in Households||116|
|Population in Familes||97|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.47|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||53 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||40 (75.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||7 (13.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||6 (11.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$111,111|
|Average Home Value||$130,000|
|Median Household Income||$40,259|
|Average Household Income||$51,166|
|Per Capita Income||$21,883|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.41%|
|Per Capita Income||1.57%|
The table below compares Century to the other 401 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in West Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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||# 381||5th|
|Population Density1||# 181||55th|
|Diversity Index2||# 293||27th|
|Median Household Income||# 118||71st|
|Per Capita Income||# 135||67th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.