The Town of Monongah had a population of 1,085 as of July 1, 2016. Monongah 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 Monongah is located at latitude 39.4583 and longitude -80.2208 in Marion County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Monongah (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.49 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Marion County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 961 feet.
The Town of Monongah (GNIS ID: 2391310) 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 Monongah 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 Monongah: Briar Town, Briartown, Monogah.
|Population in Households||1,050|
|Population in Familes||848|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||35|
|Average Household Size||2.22|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||506 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||360 (71.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||115 (22.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||32 ( 6.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$81,600|
|Average Home Value||$104,167|
|Median Household Income||$38,524|
|Average Household Income||$48,433|
|Per Capita Income||$20,835|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||-0.17%|
|Per Capita Income||0.64%|
The table below compares Monongah 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||# 144||64th|
|Population Density1||# 31||93rd|
|Diversity Index2||# 119||71st|
|Median Household Income||# 177||57th|
|Per Capita Income||# 206||49th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.