The table below compares Gilmer 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||# 49||13th|
|Population Density1||# 46||16th|
|Diversity Index2||# 1||100th|
|Median Household Income||# 29||49th|
|Per Capita Income||# 53||5th|
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|Population in Households||6,457|
|Population in Familes||5,067|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||2,305|
|Average Household Size||2.32|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||3,488 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,927 (55.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||859 (24.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||702 (20.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$94,182|
|Average Home Value||$122,652|
|Median Household Income||$37,389|
|Average Household Income||$49,411|
|Per Capita Income||$16,681|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.86%|
|Per Capita Income||1.19%|
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