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The City of Paden City had a population of 2,579 as of July 1, 2018. Paden City ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in West Virginia. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Paden City is located at latitude 39.603 and longitude -80.9353 in Tyler County. The formal boundaries for the City of Paden City (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.85 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Tyler County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 659 feet.
While the primary coordinates for City of Paden City are located in Tyler County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and Wetzel County.
The City of Paden City (GNIS ID: ) has a P1 Census Class Code which indicates populated place that is also an incorporated place with the same name and the same census code. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Paden City: Paden Valley, Paden's Bottom, Padens Valley, Paden's Valley, Padensvalley, Padenvalley.
|Population in Households||2,579|
|Population in Familes||2,085|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$35,993|
|Average Household Income||$45,489|
|Per Capita Income||$19,502|
|Total Housing Units||1,265 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||835 (66.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||280 (22.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||150 (11.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$86,412|
|Average Home Value||$106,445|
|Average Household Size||2.31|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.39%|
|Per Capita Income||2.16%|
The table below compares Paden City 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||# 64||84th|
|Population Density||# 9||98th|
|Diversity Index||# 332||19th|
|Median Household Income||# 279||31st|
|Per Capita Income||# 313||23rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.