The Town of Rainelle had a population of 1,497 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Rainelle is located at latitude 37.968 and longitude -80.7708 in Greenbrier County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Rainelle (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.11 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Greenbrier County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 2,405 feet.
The Town of Rainelle (GNIS ID: 2391381) 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Rainelle: East Rainelle, Rainell, Rainette, Ranell, Sewell Creek, Sewell Valley.
|Population in Households||1,455|
|Population in Familes||1,082|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||42|
|Median Household Income||$32,138|
|Average Household Income||$44,254|
|Per Capita Income||$20,096|
|Total Housing Units||817 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||443 (54.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||224 (27.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||150 (18.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$85,096|
|Average Home Value||$92,043|
|Average Household Size||2.18|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.79%|
|Per Capita Income||1.91%|
The table below compares Rainelle 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||# 107||74th|
|Population Density||# 110||73rd|
|Diversity Index||# 179||56th|
|Median Household Income||# 330||19th|
|Per Capita Income||# 297||27th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.