The Town of West Hamlin had a population of 729 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for West Hamlin is located at latitude 38.2849 and longitude -82.1978 in Lincoln County. The formal boundaries for the Town of West Hamlin (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.53 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Lincoln County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 591 feet.
The Town of West Hamlin (GNIS ID: 2391476) 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.
|Population in Households||727|
|Population in Familes||587|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||2|
|Median Household Income||$36,783|
|Average Household Income||$44,599|
|Per Capita Income||$18,815|
|Total Housing Units||395 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||230 (58.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||108 (27.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||58 (14.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$97,685|
|Average Home Value||$110,590|
|Average Household Size||2.16|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.59%|
|Per Capita Income||2.33%|
The table below compares West Hamlin 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||# 187||54th|
|Population Density||# 107||74th|
|Diversity Index||# 268||33rd|
|Median Household Income||# 259||36th|
|Per Capita Income||# 333||18th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.