The Helen Census Designated Place had a population of 215 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Helen is located at latitude 37.6374 and longitude -81.313 in Raleigh County. The formal boundaries for the Helen Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.24 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Raleigh County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,631 feet.
The Helen Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2586823) 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.
|Population in Households||215|
|Population in Familes||176|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$21,945|
|Average Household Income||$37,555|
|Per Capita Income||$15,867|
|Total Housing Units||94 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||64 (68.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||21 (22.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||9 ( 9.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$39,375|
|Average Home Value||$71,825|
|Average Household Size||2.53|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.89%|
|Per Capita Income||2.64%|
The table below compares Helen 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||# 342||16th|
|Population Density||# 173||58th|
|Diversity Index||# 270||33rd|
|Median Household Income||# 399||2nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 389||4th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.