The City of Marmet had a population of 1,456 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Marmet is located at latitude 38.2457 and longitude -81.5754 in Kanawha County. The formal boundaries for the City of Marmet (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.27 sq. miles and a water area of 0.14 sq. miles. Kanawha County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 610 feet.
The City of Marmet (GNIS ID: 2390614) 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 Marmet: Brownstown, Brownsville, Lens Creek.
|Population in Households||1,380|
|Population in Familes||1,068|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||76|
|Median Household Income||$36,757|
|Average Household Income||$49,726|
|Per Capita Income||$21,444|
|Total Housing Units||671 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||340 (50.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||249 (37.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||81 (12.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$75,949|
|Average Home Value||$84,942|
|Average Household Size||2.34|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.68%|
|Per Capita Income||1.98%|
The table below compares Marmet 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||# 110||73rd|
|Population Density||# 135||67th|
|Diversity Index||# 204||50th|
|Median Household Income||# 261||36th|
|Per Capita Income||# 235||42nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.