The Town of Oceana had a population of 1,351 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Oceana is located at latitude 37.6934 and longitude -81.6299 in Wyoming County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Oceana (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.29 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Wyoming County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,263 feet.
The Town of Oceana (GNIS ID: 2391343) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Oceana 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 Oceana: Cassville, Cookes, Ginseng, Occana, Sumpterville, Wyoming Court House.
|Population in Households||1,351|
|Population in Familes||1,154|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.32|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||650 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||473 (72.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||111 (17.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||67 (10.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$59,722|
|Average Home Value||$80,497|
|Median Household Income||$39,022|
|Average Household Income||$49,725|
|Per Capita Income||$20,602|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||-0.03%|
|Per Capita Income||1.2%|
The table below compares Oceana 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||# 124||70th|
|Population Density1||# 146||64th|
|Diversity Index2||# 270||34th|
|Median Household Income||# 170||58th|
|Per Capita Income||# 217||47th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.