MacArthur is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the MacArthur Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Raleigh County at latitude 37.7584 and longitude -81.2126. Raleigh County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 2,434 feet.
The formal boundaries for the MacArthur Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 2.99 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for MacArthur: Hollywood.Photos of the local MacArthur, WV area
Also See: Mabscott, WV ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||1,546|
|Population in Familes||1,281|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||3|
|Average Household Size||2.32|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||743 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||520 (70.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||147 (19.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||76 (10.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$125,789|
|Average Home Value||$137,067|
|Median Household Income||$50,782|
|Average Household Income||$59,368|
|Per Capita Income||$25,324|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.24%|
|Per Capita Income||2.07%|
The table below compares MacArthur to the other 401 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in West Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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||# 109||73rd|
|Population Density1||# 259||36th|
|Diversity Index2||# 132||67th|
|Median Household Income||# 42||90th|
|Per Capita Income||# 61||85th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.