Whitmer is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Whitmer Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Randolph County at latitude 38.8129 and longitude -79.5489. Randolph County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 2,762 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Whitmer Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 0.42 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Whitmer: Whitner.Photos of the local Whitmer, WV area
Also See: Whitmer, WV ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||107|
|Population in Familes||87|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.1|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||76 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||40 (52.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||11 (14.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||25 (32.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$108,333|
|Average Home Value||$128,846|
|Median Household Income||$41,323|
|Average Household Income||$52,599|
|Per Capita Income||$22,773|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.89%|
|Per Capita Income||1.6%|
The table below compares Whitmer 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||# 385||4th|
|Population Density1||# 348||13th|
|Diversity Index2||# 348||14th|
|Median Household Income||# 103||75th|
|Per Capita Income||# 110||73rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.