The Town of Oceana had a population of 1,322 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Oceana is located at latitude 37.6934 and longitude -81.6299 in Wyoming County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Oceana (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.29 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Wyoming County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,263 feet.
The Town of Oceana (GNIS ID: 2391343) 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 Oceana: Cassville, Cookes, Ginseng, Occana, Sumpterville, Wyoming Court House.
|Population in Households||1,322|
|Population in Familes||1,126|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$40,079|
|Average Household Income||$50,870|
|Per Capita Income||$20,737|
|Total Housing Units||652 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||464 (71.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||98 (15.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||90 (13.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$66,964|
|Average Home Value||$82,974|
|Average Household Size||2.35|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.37%|
|Per Capita Income||2.12%|
The table below compares Oceana 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||# 125||69th|
|Population Density||# 153||62nd|
|Diversity Index||# 254||38th|
|Median Household Income||# 183||55th|
|Per Capita Income||# 268||34th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.