The Town of Belington had a population of 2,195 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Belington is located at latitude 39.0151 and longitude -79.9408 in Barbour County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Belington (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.06 sq. miles and a water area of 0.07 sq. miles. Barbour County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,703 feet.
The Town of Belington (GNIS ID: 2390718) 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 Belington population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Belington: Barker Settlement, Laurel Hill.
|Daytime Population: Workers||632|
|Daytime Population: Residents||1,432|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||2,064|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.94|
|Population in Households||2,123|
|Population in Familes||1,748|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||72|
|Median Household Income||$35,231|
|Average Household Income||$43,389|
|Per Capita Income||$17,230|
|Total Housing Units||1,007 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||637 (63.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||242 (24.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||128 (12.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$88,511|
|Average Home Value||$109,444|
|Average Household Size||2.42|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.59%|
|Per Capita Income||1.77%|
The table below compares Belington to the other 405 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in West Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 73||82nd|
|Population Density||# 143||65th|
|Diversity Index||# 297||28th|
|Median Household Income||# 275||32nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 366||10th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.