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Green Spring, West Virginia - Basic Facts

Green Spring is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Green Spring Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Hampshire County at latitude 39.5318 and longitude -78.6164. Hampshire County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 554 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Green Spring Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 2.2 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Green Spring: Green Spring Depot, Greenspring.

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Green Spring, WV Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 224
Population in Households 224
Population in Familes 185
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 102
Diversity Index2 6


Total Households 95
Average Household Size 2.36
Family Households 68
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 128 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 76 (59.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 19 (14.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 33 (25.8%)
Median Home Value $109,375
Average Home Value $134,122


Median Household Income $26,999
Average Household Income $34,148
Per Capita Income $14,043
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.64% 0.35%
Households 0.76% 0.42%
Families 1.81% 0.29%
Median Household Income   0.96%
Per Capita Income   1.43%
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.


Green Spring, WV - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Green Spring to the other 401 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 339 16th
Population Density1 # 388 3rd
Diversity Index2 # 241 40th
Median Household Income # 358 11th
Per Capita Income # 384 4th

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