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Berwind, West Virginia - Basic Facts

The Berwind Census Designated Place had a population of 257 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Berwind is located at latitude 37.2604 and longitude -81.6558 in McDowell County. The formal boundaries for the Berwind Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.29 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. McDowell County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,470 feet.

The Berwind Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2586762) 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.

The Berwind Census Designated Place is located within Big Creek District, a minor civil division (MCD) of McDowell County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Berwind population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Berwind, WV Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 257
Daytime Population: Workers 49
Daytime Population: Residents 212
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 261
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.02
Population in Households 257
Population in Familes 206
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 891
Diversity Index3 12


Median Household Income $18,779
Average Household Income $36,923
Per Capita Income $15,545


Total Housing Units 134 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 75 (56.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 30 (22.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 28 (20.9%)
Median Home Value $35,849
Average Home Value $52,632


Total Households 106
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 71
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -1.08% -1.61%
Households -1.0% -1.56%
Families -1.63% -1.75%
Median Household Income   0.69%
Per Capita Income   3.19%

Berwind, WV - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Berwind 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 323 21st
Population Density # 173 58th
Diversity Index # 123 70th
Median Household Income # 404 0th
Per Capita Income # 385 5th

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