The Town of Gassaway had a population of 939 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Gassaway is located at latitude 38.6667 and longitude -80.7704 in Braxton County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Gassaway (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.15 sq. miles and a water area of 0.06 sq. miles. Braxton County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 860 feet.
The Town of Gassaway (GNIS ID: 2390200) 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 Gassaway population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||939|
|Population in Familes||718|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.11|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||508 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||284 (55.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||161 (31.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||63 (12.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$80,324|
|Average Home Value||$113,947|
|Median Household Income||$35,972|
|Average Household Income||$46,888|
|Per Capita Income||$20,732|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||-0.48%|
|Per Capita Income||0.5%|
The table below compares Gassaway 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||# 165||60th|
|Population Density1||# 192||53rd|
|Diversity Index2||# 245||40th|
|Median Household Income||# 236||42nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 213||48th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.