The Village of Bethlehem had a population of 2,518 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Bethlehem is located at latitude 40.0444 and longitude -80.6881 in Ohio County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Bethlehem (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.54 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Ohio County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,247 feet.
The Village of Bethlehem (GNIS ID: 2391550) 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 Bethlehem population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||2,518|
|Population in Familes||2,029|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.23|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,159 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||899 (77.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||228 (19.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||32 ( 2.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$131,925|
|Average Home Value||$172,717|
|Median Household Income||$56,712|
|Average Household Income||$75,380|
|Per Capita Income||$33,733|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.33%|
|Per Capita Income||1.6%|
The table below compares Bethlehem 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||# 68||83rd|
|Population Density1||# 214||47th|
|Diversity Index2||# 145||64th|
|Median Household Income||# 21||95th|
|Per Capita Income||# 8||98th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.