The Town of Marlinton had a population of 1,055 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Marlinton: Marling Bottom, Marlings, Marlington, Marlins, Marlins Bottom, Marlin's Bottom.
|Population in Households||1,020|
|Population in Familes||760|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||35|
|Median Household Income||$30,073|
|Average Household Income||$40,857|
|Per Capita Income||$17,865|
|Total Housing Units||673 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||339 (50.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||122 (18.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||212 (31.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$119,521|
|Average Home Value||$151,180|
|Average Household Size||2.21|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.66%|
|Per Capita Income||1.76%|
The table below compares Marlinton 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||# 146||64th|
|Population Density||# 280||31st|
|Diversity Index||# 197||50th|
|Median Household Income||# 359||12th|
|Per Capita Income||# 362||11th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.