The Town of Buffalo had a population of 1,232 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Buffalo is located at latitude 38.6118 and longitude -81.9816 in Putnam County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Buffalo (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.4 sq. miles and a water area of 0.25 sq. miles. Putnam County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 571 feet.
The Town of Buffalo (GNIS ID: 2390760) 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.
|Population in Households||1,221|
|Population in Familes||983|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||11|
|Median Household Income||$45,527|
|Average Household Income||$58,483|
|Per Capita Income||$24,381|
|Total Housing Units||571 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||400 (70.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||115 (20.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||55 ( 9.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$108,421|
|Average Home Value||$132,438|
|Average Household Size||2.37|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.09%|
|Per Capita Income||1.47%|
The table below compares Buffalo 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||# 128||69th|
|Population Density||# 179||56th|
|Diversity Index||# 202||52nd|
|Median Household Income||# 99||76th|
|Per Capita Income||# 115||72nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.