The Town of Gassaway had a population of 931 as of July 1, 2017.
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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Gassaway population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||639|
|Daytime Population: Residents||566|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||1,205|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.29|
|Population in Households||931|
|Population in Familes||711|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$37,336|
|Average Household Income||$49,136|
|Per Capita Income||$21,879|
|Total Housing Units||505 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||285 (56.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||161 (31.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||59 (11.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$84,579|
|Average Home Value||$119,930|
|Average Household Size||2.09|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.8%|
|Per Capita Income||2.33%|
The table below compares Gassaway 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||# 162||60th|
|Population Density||# 191||53rd|
|Diversity Index||# 256||36th|
|Median Household Income||# 237||42nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 188||54th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.