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Pratt, West Virginia - Basic Facts

The Town of Pratt had a population of 611 as of July 1, 2016. Pratt ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in West Virginia. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Pratt is located at latitude 38.2076 and longitude -81.3873 in Kanawha County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Pratt (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.29 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Kanawha County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 633 feet.

The Town of Pratt (GNIS ID: 2391371) 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.

The Town of Pratt is located within District 1, a minor civil division (MCD) of Kanawha County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Pratt 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 Pratt: Clifton, Dego.

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Pratt, WV Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 611
Population in Households 611
Population in Familes 471
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 2,133
Diversity Index2 31


Total Households 252
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 157
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 280 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 149 (53.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 103 (36.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 28 ( 10.0%)
Median Home Value $71,186
Average Home Value $96,167


Median Household Income $33,406
Average Household Income $44,707
Per Capita Income $19,054
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.24% 0.03%
Households 0.26% 0.16%
Families -0.98% -0.13%
Median Household Income   -1.13%
Per Capita Income   0.1%
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.

Pratt, WV - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Pratt 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 216 47th
Population Density1 # 38 91st
Diversity Index2 # 25 94th
Median Household Income # 279 31st
Per Capita Income # 288 29th

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