Brush Fork is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Brush Fork Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Mercer County at latitude 37.2809 and longitude -81.2559. Mercer County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 2,405 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Brush Fork Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 1.9 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Brush Fork: Brushy Fork.Photos of the local Brush Fork, WV area
|Population in Households||1,324|
|Population in Familes||1,063|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.23|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||685 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||387 (56.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||207 (30.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||92 (13.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$75,749|
|Average Home Value||$95,941|
|Median Household Income||$33,056|
|Average Household Income||$44,925|
|Per Capita Income||$19,194|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.78%|
|Per Capita Income||1.93%|
The table below compares Brush Fork to the other 401 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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||# 128||68th|
|Population Density1||# 216||46th|
|Diversity Index2||# 26||94th|
|Median Household Income||# 277||31st|
|Per Capita Income||# 256||36th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.