The Town of Gassaway had a population of 882 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Gassaway is located at latitude 38.6667 and longitude -80.7704 in Braxton County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Gassaway (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.15 sq. miles and a water area of 0.06 sq. miles. Braxton County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 860 feet.
The Town of Gassaway (GNIS ID: 2390200) 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.
|Population in Households||882|
|Population in Familes||670|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$36,818|
|Average Household Income||$48,169|
|Per Capita Income||$21,352|
|Total Housing Units||496 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||266 (53.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||157 (31.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||74 (14.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$85,377|
|Average Home Value||$127,820|
|Average Household Size||2.09|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.62%|
|Per Capita Income||1.59%|
The table below compares Gassaway to the other 405 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in West Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 170||58th|
|Population Density||# 199||51st|
|Diversity Index||# 285||29th|
|Median Household Income||# 257||37th|
|Per Capita Income||# 239||41st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.