The Helen Census Designated Place had a population of 216 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Helen is located at latitude 37.6374 and longitude -81.313 in Raleigh County. The formal boundaries for the Helen Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.24 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Raleigh County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,631 feet.
The Helen Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2586823) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Helen population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||3|
|Daytime Population: Residents||166|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||169|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.78|
|Population in Households||216|
|Population in Familes||178|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$23,511|
|Average Household Income||$38,312|
|Per Capita Income||$16,294|
|Total Housing Units||94 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||67 (71.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||19 (20.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||8 ( 8.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$38,372|
|Average Home Value||$69,697|
|Average Household Size||2.51|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||-0.04%|
|Per Capita Income||1.45%|
The table below compares Helen to the other 405 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in West Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 340||16th|
|Population Density||# 169||59th|
|Diversity Index||# 276||32nd|
|Median Household Income||# 391||4th|
|Per Capita Income||# 378||7th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.