Bradshaw, WV Profile: Facts & Data


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Bradshaw, West Virginia - Basic Facts

The Town of Bradshaw had a population of 351 as of July 1, 2018. Bradshaw 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 Bradshaw is located at latitude 37.3494 and longitude -81.7973 in McDowell County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Bradshaw (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.77 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. McDowell County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,175 feet.

The Town of Bradshaw (GNIS ID: 2390746) 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.

The Town of Bradshaw is located within Sandy River District, a minor civil division (MCD) of McDowell County.

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Bradshaw, WV Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 351
Population in Households 351
Population in Familes 290
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 454
Diversity Index3 2


Median Household Income $26,336
Average Household Income $36,254
Per Capita Income $14,384


Total Housing Units 172 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 108 (62.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 28 (16.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 36 (20.9%)
Median Home Value $43,852
Average Home Value $64,252


Total Households 136
Average Household Size 2.58
Family Households 96
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.49% -0.34%
Households 0.46% -0.3%
Families -0.13% -0.42%
Median Household Income   0.45%
Per Capita Income   1.98%

Bradshaw, WV - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bradshaw 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 284 30th
Population Density # 279 31st
Diversity Index # 397 2nd
Median Household Income # 384 5th
Per Capita Income # 397 2nd

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