The Elkview Census Designated Place had a population of 1,134 as of July 1, 2020. Elkview ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in West Virginia. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Elkview is located at latitude 38.4429 and longitude -81.4804 in Kanawha County. The formal boundaries for the Elkview Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 1.68 sq. miles and a water area of 0.07 sq. miles. Kanawha County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 597 feet.
The Elkview Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2389034) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Elkview: Elk View.
|Total Population||1,134 (100%)|
|Population in Households||1,134 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||916 (80.8%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$32,433|
|Average Household Income||$47,662|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||12%|
|Per Capita Income||$20,584|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||558 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||371 (66.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||122 (21.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||65 (11.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$95,323|
|Average Home Value||$115,903|
|Housing Affordability Index3||214|
|Average Household Size||2.3|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.19%|
|Per Capita Income||1.89%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.82%|
The table below compares Elkview to the other 404 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in West Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 140||66th|
|Population Density||# 215||47th|
|Median Household Income||# 315||22nd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 122||30th|
|Per Capita Income||# 264||35th|
|Diversity Index||# 384||5th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.