Brenton is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Brenton Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Wyoming County at latitude 37.5959 and longitude -81.6359. Wyoming County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,178 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Brenton Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 0.63 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Brenton: Bartley.Photos of the local Brenton, WV area
Also See: Brenton, WV ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||247|
|Population in Familes||207|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.29|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||126 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||83 (65.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||25 (19.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||18 (14.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$96,429|
|Average Home Value||$121,037|
|Median Household Income||$36,487|
|Average Household Income||$49,592|
|Per Capita Income||$20,753|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.84%|
|Per Capita Income||1.74%|
The table below compares Brenton 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||# 329||18th|
|Population Density1||# 297||26th|
|Diversity Index2||# 338||17th|
|Median Household Income||# 198||51st|
|Per Capita Income||# 178||56th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.