Spelter is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Spelter Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Harrison County at latitude 39.3451 and longitude -80.3179. Harrison County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,007 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Spelter Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 0.5 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Spelter: Zeising.Photos of the local Spelter, WV area
|Population in Households||338|
|Population in Familes||278|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.43|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||150 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||101 (67.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||38 (25.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||11 ( 7.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$84,184|
|Average Home Value||$94,444|
|Median Household Income||$37,300|
|Average Household Income||$49,193|
|Per Capita Income||$19,920|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.36%|
|Per Capita Income||1.78%|
The table below compares Spelter 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.
|Total Population||# 291||28th|
|Population Density1||# 218||46th|
|Diversity Index2||# 255||36th|
|Median Household Income||# 177||56th|
|Per Capita Income||# 215||47th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.