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The Town of Ansted had a population of 1,253 as of July 1, 2023.
The primary coordinate point for Ansted is located at latitude 38.1362 and longitude -81.0995 in Fayette County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Ansted encompass a land area of 1.66 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Fayette County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5).
The Town of Ansted 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.
|Total Population||1,253 (100%)|
|Population in Households||1,195 (95.4%)|
|Population in Families||960 (76.6%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||58 ( 4.6%)|
|Median Household Income||$44,389|
|Average Household Income||$59,726|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||11%|
|Per Capita Income||$23,427|
|Socioeconomic Status Index6||Low (44.3)|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||599 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||419 (69.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||71 (11.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||109 (18.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$80,440|
|Average Home Value||$121,181|
|Housing Affordability Index3||230|
|Average Household Size||2.44|
|Average Family Size||3.00|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.51%|
|Per Capita Income||2.87%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.24%|
The table below compares Ansted to the other 439 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in West Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2023 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||# 122||72nd|
|Population Density||# 180||59th|
|Median Household Income||# 235||47th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 371||85th|
|Per Capita Income||# 318||28th|
|Diversity Index||# 282||36th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.