The table below compares Lewis County to the other 55 counties and county equivalents 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||# 37||35th|
|Population Density1||# 34||40th|
|Diversity Index2||# 34||40th|
|Median Household Income||# 34||40th|
|Per Capita Income||# 40||29th|
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|Population in Households||16,233|
|Population in Familes||12,930|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||248|
|Average Household Size||2.33|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||8,094 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||4,838 (59.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,126 (26.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||1,130 (14.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$106,723|
|Average Home Value||$129,795|
|Median Household Income||$36,251|
|Average Household Income||$46,351|
|Per Capita Income||$19,641|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.89%|
|Per Capita Income||1.78%|
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