The Town of Marlinton had a population of 1,046 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Marlinton is located at latitude 38.2241 and longitude -80.0875 in Pocahontas County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Marlinton (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.36 sq. miles and a water area of 0.09 sq. miles. Pocahontas County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 2,126 feet.
The Town of Marlinton (GNIS ID: 2391287) 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Marlinton population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Marlinton: Marling Bottom, Marlings, Marlington, Marlins, Marlins Bottom, Marlin's Bottom.
|Daytime Population: Workers||668|
|Daytime Population: Residents||623|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||1,291|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.23|
|Population in Households||1,011|
|Population in Familes||756|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||35|
|Median Household Income||$29,699|
|Average Household Income||$39,985|
|Per Capita Income||$17,477|
|Total Housing Units||683 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||324 (47.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||134 (19.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||226 (33.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$116,447|
|Average Home Value||$145,756|
|Average Household Size||2.21|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.93%|
|Per Capita Income||2.09%|
The table below compares Marlinton 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.
|Total Population||# 146||64th|
|Population Density||# 278||32nd|
|Diversity Index||# 220||46th|
|Median Household Income||# 357||12th|
|Per Capita Income||# 359||12th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.