The Town of Buffalo had a population of 1,273 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Buffalo is located at latitude 38.6118 and longitude -81.9816 in Putnam County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Buffalo (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.4 sq. miles and a water area of 0.25 sq. miles. Putnam County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 571 feet.
The Town of Buffalo (GNIS ID: 2390760) 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 Buffalo 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||1,261|
|Population in Familes||1,018|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||12|
|Average Household Size||2.36|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||587 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||426 (72.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||109 (18.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||52 ( 8.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$91,892|
|Average Home Value||$121,185|
|Median Household Income||$40,725|
|Average Household Income||$53,330|
|Per Capita Income||$22,399|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||-1.67%|
|Per Capita Income||0.29%|
The table below compares Buffalo 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||# 130||68th|
|Population Density1||# 175||57th|
|Diversity Index2||# 168||59th|
|Median Household Income||# 135||67th|
|Per Capita Income||# 136||67th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.