The Town of Buffalo had a population of 1,267 as of July 1, 2017.
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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Buffalo population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||218|
|Daytime Population: Residents||732|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||950|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.75|
|Population in Households||1,256|
|Population in Familes||1,014|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||11|
|Median Household Income||$43,313|
|Average Household Income||$56,868|
|Per Capita Income||$23,711|
|Total Housing Units||582 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||423 (72.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||107 (18.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||51 ( 8.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$100,245|
|Average Home Value||$124,941|
|Average Household Size||2.37|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.19%|
|Per Capita Income||1.37%|
The table below compares Buffalo 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||# 129||68th|
|Population Density||# 170||58th|
|Diversity Index||# 183||55th|
|Median Household Income||# 109||73rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 118||71st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.