The City of Shinnston had a population of 2,286 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Shinnston is located at latitude 39.3923 and longitude -80.299 in Harrison County. The formal boundaries for the City of Shinnston (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.67 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Harrison County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 928 feet.
The City of Shinnston (GNIS ID: 2390652) 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 Shinnston population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Shinnston: Shin Town, Shinns Town, Shinnstown.
|Daytime Population: Workers||1,296|
|Daytime Population: Residents||1,312|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||2,608|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.14|
|Population in Households||2,286|
|Population in Familes||1,855|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$33,476|
|Average Household Income||$52,354|
|Per Capita Income||$22,513|
|Total Housing Units||1,116 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||730 (65.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||253 (22.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||133 (11.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$91,107|
|Average Home Value||$102,329|
|Average Household Size||2.33|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.53%|
|Per Capita Income||2.45%|
The table below compares Shinnston 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||# 71||82nd|
|Population Density||# 106||74th|
|Diversity Index||# 201||51st|
|Median Household Income||# 295||27th|
|Per Capita Income||# 159||61st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.