The City of Marmet had a population of 1,545 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Marmet is located at latitude 38.2457 and longitude -81.5754 in Kanawha County. The formal boundaries for the City of Marmet (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.27 sq. miles and a water area of 0.14 sq. miles. Kanawha County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 610 feet.
The City of Marmet (GNIS ID: 2390614) 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 Marmet 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 Marmet: Brownstown, Brownsville, Lens Creek.
|Population in Households||1,468|
|Population in Familes||1,141|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||77|
|Average Household Size||2.33|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||713 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||361 (50.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||270 (37.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||82 (11.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$70,886|
|Average Home Value||$78,384|
|Median Household Income||$35,902|
|Average Household Income||$46,437|
|Per Capita Income||$20,202|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||-0.15%|
|Per Capita Income||0.42%|
The table below compares Marmet 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||# 108||74th|
|Population Density1||# 126||69th|
|Diversity Index2||# 199||52nd|
|Median Household Income||# 239||41st|
|Per Capita Income||# 236||42nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.