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Shady Spring, West Virginia - Basic Facts

The Shady Spring Census Designated Place had a population of 3,233 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Shady Spring is located at latitude 37.7037 and longitude -81.0908 in Raleigh County. The formal boundaries for the Shady Spring Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 6.07 sq. miles and a water area of 0.06 sq. miles. Raleigh County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 2,697 feet.

The Shady Spring Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2390282) 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.

The Shady Spring Census Designated Place is located within District 3, a minor civil division (MCD) of Raleigh County.

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

Alternate Unofficial Names for Shady Spring: Shadyspring.


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

POPULATION

Total Population 3,233
Population in Households 3,233
Population in Familes 2,772
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 532
Diversity Index2 8
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 1,253
Average Household Size 2.58
Family Households 915
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 1,389 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,002 (72.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 251 (18.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 136 ( 9.8%)
Median Home Value $132,778
Average Home Value $181,362
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $48,140
Average Household Income $68,665
Per Capita Income $26,822
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.21% 1.05%
Households 1.06% 1.0%
Families 0.81% 0.86%
Median Household Income   -0.76%
Per Capita Income   0.7%
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.

Shady Spring, WV - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Shady Spring 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 # 50 88th
Population Density1 # 255 37th
Diversity Index2 # 209 49th
Median Household Income # 60 85th
Per Capita Income # 48 88th

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