The Helen Census Designated Place had a population of 224 as of July 1, 2016.
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, 2016.
|Population in Households||224|
|Population in Familes||184|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.52|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||96 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||69 (71.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||20 (20.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||7 ( 7.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$36,702|
|Average Home Value||$67,029|
|Median Household Income||$23,098|
|Average Household Income||$36,933|
|Per Capita Income||$15,480|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||-0.91%|
|Per Capita Income||0.56%|
The table below compares Helen 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||# 338||17th|
|Population Density1||# 165||60th|
|Diversity Index2||# 239||42nd|
|Median Household Income||# 391||4th|
|Per Capita Income||# 381||6th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.