Winfield, WV Profile: Facts, Map & Data


Winfield Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Winfield Content

Also See: Winfield, WV ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Winfield, West Virginia - Basic Facts

Real Estate Resources

The Town of Winfield had a population of 2,615 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Winfield is located at latitude 38.5266 and longitude -81.8852 in Putnam County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Winfield (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.41 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Putnam County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 600 feet.

The Town of Winfield (GNIS ID: 2391489) 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 Town of Winfield is located within Scott District, a minor civil division (MCD) of Putnam County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Winfield population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Neighborhood Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting certain data.


Town of Winfield, WV Boundary Map

Also See: BIG Map | Driving Directions | WV Congressional Districts
Boundary Maps: Scott District | Putnam County | West Virginia Counties

Search the map for:

Winfield, WV Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 2,615
Population in Households 2,610
Population in Familes 2,207
Population in Group Qrtrs 5
Population Density1 1,086
Diversity Index2 12


Total Households 1,051
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 755
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,107 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 835 (75.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 216 (19.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 56 ( 5.1%)
Median Home Value $162,322
Average Home Value $184,689


Median Household Income $57,766
Average Household Income $68,764
Per Capita Income $27,670
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 2.07% 1.19%
Households 2.15% 1.23%
Families 2.17% 1.14%
Median Household Income   1.64%
Per Capita Income   1.47%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Winfield, WV - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Winfield 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 65 84th
Population Density1 # 141 65th
Diversity Index2 # 123 70th
Median Household Income # 17 96th
Per Capita Income # 33 92nd

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.

West Virginia Research Tools

West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare West Virginia Census Data
Highest or Lowest: