Racine, WV Profile: Facts, Map & Data

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Racine, West Virginia - Basic Facts

The Racine Census Designated Place had a population of 264 as of July 1, 2015. Racine ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in West Virginia. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Racine is located at latitude 38.1397 and longitude -81.6535 in Boone County. The formal boundaries for the Racine Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.48 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Boone County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 686 feet.

The Racine Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2586871) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Racine population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Racine: Mouth of Short Creek.

Racine Census Designated Place, WV Boundary Map

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Racine, WV Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)

POPULATION

Total Population 264
Population in Households 264
Population in Familes 223
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 552
Diversity Index2 2
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 116
Average Household Size 2.28
Family Households 81
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 125 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 93 (74.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 23 (18.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 9 ( 7.2%)
Median Home Value $97,727
Average Home Value $136,022
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $46,758
Average Household Income $54,181
Per Capita Income $20,904
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.59% 0.45%
Households 0.84% 0.51%
Families 2.82% 0.49%
Median Household Income   2.51%
Per Capita Income   2.19%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

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Racine, WV - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Racine to the other 401 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in West Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 322 20th
Population Density1 # 247 39th
Diversity Index2 # 390 3rd
Median Household Income # 71 83rd
Per Capita Income # 174 57th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.