The table below compares Braxton County to the other 55 counties and county equivalents 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||# 39||31st|
|Population Density1||# 43||24th|
|Diversity Index2||# 44||24th|
|Median Household Income||# 50||11th|
|Per Capita Income||# 48||15th|
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|Population in Households||14,221|
|Population in Familes||11,476|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||335|
|Average Household Size||2.34|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||7,496 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||4,384 (58.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,699 (22.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||1,413 (18.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$90,081|
|Average Home Value||$120,706|
|Median Household Income||$31,179|
|Average Household Income||$44,224|
|Per Capita Income||$18,566|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.18%|
|Per Capita Income||1.62%|
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