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Galloway, West Virginia - Basic Facts

The Galloway Census Designated Place had a population of 150 as of July 1, 2019. Galloway ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in West Virginia. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Galloway is located at latitude 39.2318 and longitude -80.122 in Barbour County. The formal boundaries for the Galloway Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 0.63 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Barbour County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,073 feet.

The Galloway Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2586808) 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 Galloway Census Designated Place is located within West District, a minor civil division (MCD) of Barbour County.


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Galloway, WV Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Galloway, WV Housing Affordability Index is 0
State of West Virginia Housing Affordability Index is 182
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Galloway, WV Wealth Index is 47
State of West Virginia Wealth Index is 64
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 150 (100%)
Population in Households 150 (100.0%)
Population in Families 126 (84.0%)
Population in Group Quarters1 0
Population Density 239
Diversity Index2 8
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $39,508
Average Household Income $54,689
Per Capita Income $21,350
Wealth Index4 47

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 66 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 36 (54.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 17 (25.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 13 (19.7%)
Median Home Value $102,778
Housing Affordability Index3 0
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 53
Average Household Size 2.83
Family Households 38
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.52% 0.27%
Households 0.42% 0.0%
Families 0.0% 0.0%
Median Household Income   0.45%
Per Capita Income   0.73%

Galloway, WV - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Galloway to the other 404 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in West Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 372 8th
Population Density # 355 12th
Diversity Index # 230 44th
Median Household Income # 203 50th
Per Capita Income # 220 46th

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