Glen Ferris, WV Profile: Facts, Map & Data


Glen Ferris Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Glen Ferris Content

Also See: Glen Ferris, WV ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Glen Ferris, West Virginia - Basic Facts

The Glen Ferris Census Designated Place had a population of 203 as of July 1, 2016. Glen Ferris ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in West Virginia. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Glen Ferris is located at latitude 38.1551 and longitude -81.221 in Fayette County. The formal boundaries for the Glen Ferris Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.38 sq. miles and a water area of 0.25 sq. miles. Fayette County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 663 feet.

The Glen Ferris Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2586812) 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.

The Glen Ferris Census Designated Place is located within Valley District, a minor civil division (MCD) of Fayette County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Glen Ferris population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Glen Ferris: Falls of Kanawha, Montgomerys Ferry, Stockton.

Neighborhood Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting certain data.


Glen Ferris Census Designated Place, WV Boundary Map

Also See: BIG Map | Driving Directions | WV Congressional Districts
Boundary Maps: Valley District | Fayette County | West Virginia Counties

Search the map for:

Glen Ferris, WV Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 203
Population in Households 203
Population in Familes 159
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 148
Diversity Index2 9


Total Households 87
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 55
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 107 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 57 (53.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 30 (28.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 20 (18.7%)
Median Home Value $60,526
Average Home Value $81,034


Median Household Income $37,036
Average Household Income $48,093
Per Capita Income $21,582
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.0% -0.2%
Households 0.0% 0.0%
Families -0.57% 0.0%
Median Household Income   -0.27%
Per Capita Income   1.03%
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.

Glen Ferris, WV - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Glen Ferris 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 347 15th
Population Density1 # 377 7th
Diversity Index2 # 184 54th
Median Household Income # 211 48th
Per Capita Income # 169 59th

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

West Virginia Research Tools

West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare West Virginia Census Data
Highest or Lowest: