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The City of Weston had a population of 4,067 as of July 1, 2017. Weston ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in West Virginia. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Weston is located at latitude 39.0388 and longitude -80.4622 in Lewis County. The formal boundaries for the City of Weston (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.94 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles. Lewis County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,020 feet.

The City of Weston (GNIS ID: 2390670) 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 City of Weston is located within Courthouse-Collins Settlement District, a minor civil division (MCD) of Lewis County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Weston population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Weston: Flesher's Station, Fleshersville, Flesherville, Fletcherville, Preston.


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Weston, WV Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)

POPULATION

Total Population 4,067
Daytime Population: Workers 2,639
Daytime Population: Residents 2,619
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 5,258
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.29
Population in Households 3,950
Population in Familes 2,961
Population in Group Qrtrs 117
Population Density2 2,092
Diversity Index3 14
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $30,486
Average Household Income $45,636
Per Capita Income $20,166

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 2,136 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,066 (49.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 725 (33.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 344 (16.1%)
Median Home Value $86,043
Average Home Value $125,516
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 1,792
Average Household Size 2.2
Family Households 1,066
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.14% -0.09%
Households -0.15% -0.12%
Families -0.21% -0.26%
Median Household Income   1.29%
Per Capita Income   2.75%

Weston, WV - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Weston to the other 405 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in West Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 38 91st
Population Density # 39 91st
Diversity Index # 110 73rd
Median Household Income # 341 16th
Per Capita Income # 274 33rd

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