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The Fort Ashby CDP(1) had a population of 1,330 as of July 1, 2021. Fort Ashby 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 Fort Ashby is located at latitude 39.5031 and longitude -78.7686 in Mineral County. The formal boundaries for the Fort Ashby Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 3.53 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Mineral County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 604 feet.
The Fort Ashby Census Designated Place 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 Fort Ashby: Alaska, Frankford, Frankfort, Pattersons Creek.
|Total Population||1,330 (100%)|
|Population in Households||1,330 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||1,059 (79.6%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$58,816|
|Average Household Income||$78,999|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||12%|
|Per Capita Income||$35,282|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||665 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||456 (68.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||138 (20.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||71 (10.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$163,529|
|Average Home Value||$168,092|
|Housing Affordability Index3||215|
|Average Household Size||2.24|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.87%|
|Per Capita Income||3.54%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.22%|
The table below compares Fort Ashby to the other 404 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in West Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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||# 120||71st|
|Population Density||# 294||27th|
|Median Household Income||# 50||88th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 107||26th|
|Per Capita Income||# 28||93rd|
|Diversity Index||# 365||10th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.