The Town of Rainelle had a population of 1,572 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Rainelle is located at latitude 37.968 and longitude -80.7708 in Greenbrier County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Rainelle (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.11 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Greenbrier County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 2,405 feet.
The Town of Rainelle (GNIS ID: 2391381) 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 Rainelle 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 Rainelle: East Rainelle, Rainell, Rainette, Ranell, Sewell Creek, Sewell Valley.
|Population in Households||1,530|
|Population in Familes||1,147|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||42|
|Average Household Size||2.17|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||851 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||459 (53.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||247 (29.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||145 (17.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$72,656|
|Average Home Value||$82,205|
|Median Household Income||$30,057|
|Average Household Income||$40,580|
|Per Capita Income||$18,615|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.16%|
|Per Capita Income||0.84%|
The table below compares Rainelle 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||# 105||74th|
|Population Density1||# 105||74th|
|Diversity Index2||# 176||57th|
|Median Household Income||# 328||19th|
|Per Capita Income||# 303||25th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.