Falling Waters is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Falling Waters Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Berkeley County at latitude 39.5593 and longitude -77.8908. Berkeley County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 394 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Falling Waters Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 1.25 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Falling Waters: Fallingwater.Photos of the local Falling Waters, WV area
|Population in Households||1,217|
|Population in Familes||977|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||7|
|Average Household Size||2.55|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||558 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||387 (69.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||91 (16.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||80 (14.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$174,764|
|Average Home Value||$189,470|
|Median Household Income||$54,392|
|Average Household Income||$65,424|
|Per Capita Income||$25,409|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.6%|
|Per Capita Income||1.56%|
The table below compares Falling Waters 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||# 137||66th|
|Population Density1||# 158||61st|
|Diversity Index2||# 28||93rd|
|Median Household Income||# 23||95th|
|Per Capita Income||# 60||85th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.