Grafton, WV Demographic Data

Grafton, WV Summary

Grafton is located in Taylor County in West Virginia
  • Population: 5,191
  • Area: 3.80 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 3.67 sq. miles
    • Water Area: 0.13 sq. miles
  • Population Density: 1,365.69 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 1,054.79 ft
  • Time Zone: Eastern Standard Time (GMT -5)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

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Grafton, WV Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Female
2,541
49%
50.8
Male
2,615
51%
49.2
Total Population
5,156
 
323,128,000

Grafton, WV Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
293
5.7% 
6.1
5 to 9 Years
249
4.8% 
6.3
10 to 14 Years
232
4.5% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
308
6.0% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
339
6.6% 
6.9
25 to 34 Years
701
13.6% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
549
10.6% 
12.6
45 to 54 Years
642
12.5% 
13.2
55 to 59 Years
292
5.7% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
401
7.8% 
6.1
65 to 74 Years
460
8.9% 
8.9
75 to 84 Years
485
9.4% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
205
4.0% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
4,186
81.2%
77.2
Female
2,236
53.4%
51.3
Male
1,950
46.6%
48.7
21 Years and over
4,021
78.0%
73.1
62 Years and over
1,395
27.1%
18.8
65 Years and over
1,150
22.3%
15.2
Female
739
64.3%
55.8
Male
411
35.7%
44.2
Median Age (years)
43
0.0%
0.0

Grafton, WV Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
5,082
98.6% 
96.8
White
4,862
94.3% 
72.6
Black or African American
50
1.0% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
15
0.3% 
0.8
Asian
155
3.0% 
5.4
Asian Indian
0
0.0% 
1.2
Chinese
21
0.4% 
1.3
Filipino
134
2.6% 
0.9
Japanese
0
0.0% 
0.2
Korean
0
0.0% 
0.4
Vietnamese
0
0.0% 
0.6
Other Asian
0
0.0% 
0.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
0
0.0% 
0.2
Native Hawaiian
0
0.0% 
0.1
Guamanian or Chamorro
0
0.0% 
0.0
Samoan
0
0.0% 
0.0
Other Pacific Islander
0
0.0% 
0.1
Some Other Race
0
0.0% 
5.1
Two or More Races
74
1.4% 
3.2
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
23
0.4% 
17.8
Mexican
1
0.0% 
11.2
Puerto Rican
0
0.0% 
1.7
Cuban
0
0.0% 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
22
0.4% 
4.2
Not Hispanic or Latino
5,133
99.6% 
82.2

Grafton, WV Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
184
4.9% 
5.4
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
368
9.9% 
7.2
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
1,773
47.5% 
27.2
Some college, no degree
557
14.9% 
20.6
Associate's Degree
275
7.4% 
8.4
Bachelor's Degree
404
10.8% 
19.3
Graduate or professional degree
174
4.7% 
11.9
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
552
14.8%
12.6
High School Graduate or Higher
3,183
85.3%
87.4
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
578
15.5%
31.2

Grafton, WV Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
1,379
31.5%
33.7%
Now Married
1,636
37.3%
47.5
Divorced
782
17.8%
11.0%
Separated
37
0.8%
2.0
Widowed
548
12.5
5.8%

Grafton, WV Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
4,741
97.5%
78.4%
Languages other than english
122
2.5%
21.6%
Spanish
35
0.7%
13.3%
Other indo-european languages
34
0.7%
3.7%
Asian and Pacific islander languages
53
1.1%
3.5%
Other Languages
0
0.0%
1.1%

Grafton, WV Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
223
10.4%
6.7
$10,000 to $14,999
237
11.1%
4.8
$15,000 to $24,999
326
15.2%
9.7
$25,000 to $34,999
359
16.8%
9.5
$35,000 to $49,999
497
23.2%
13.0
$50,000 to $74,999
276
12.9%
17.7
$75,000 to $99,999
147
6.9%
12.3
$100,000 to $149,000
67
3.1%
14.0
$150,000 to $199,999
0
0.0%
5.8
$200,000 or more
6
0.3%
6.4
Median household income
32,841
 
57,617
Per capita income
17,256
 
31,128

Grafton, WV Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
158
8.4%
1.7
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
135
7.2%
9.8
Construction
77
4.1%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
561
29.9%
23.0
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
51
2.7%
6.6
Information
50
2.7%
2.1
Manufacturing
38
2.0%
10.1
Other services except public administration
142
7.6%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
82
4.4%
11.4
Public administration
110
5.9%
4.6
Retail trade
230
12.2%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
100
5.3%
5.2
Wholesale trade
144
7.7%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
192
10.2%
8.8%
Management, professional, and related occupations
492
26.2%
37.6%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
266
14.2%
12.2%
Sales and office occupations
500
26.6%
23.3%
Service occupations
428
22.8%
18.1%

Grafton, WV Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
1,865
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
1,618
86.8%
76.3
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
165
8.8%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
0
0.0%
5.1
Walked
0
0.0%
2.7
Other means
58
3.1%
1.8
Worked at home
24
1.3%
5.0
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
26.7
 
26.6

Grafton, WV Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
236
11.0%
8.7
1 vehicles
849
39.7%
33.2
2 vehicles
807
37.7%
37.1
3 or more
246
11.5%
21.0

Grafton, WV Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
2,138
87.8%
87.6
Owner Occupied
1,529
71.5%
63.1
Renter Occupied
609
28.5%
36.9
Vacant Housing Units
296
12.2%
12.4
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
6
0.0%
0.0
Rental Vacancy Rate
4
0.0%
0.0
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
2.4
0.0%
2.7
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
2.2
0.0%
2.5

Grafton, WV Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
2,434
1 room
27
1.1%
2.4
2 rooms
27
1.1%
2.7
3 rooms
142
5.8%
9.1
4 rooms
352
14.5%
16.5
5 rooms
415
17.1%
19.8
6 rooms
729
30.0%
17.8
7 rooms
348
14.3%
12.0
8 rooms
162
6.7%
8.6
9 rooms or more
232
9.5%
11.1
Median Rooms
6
 
0.0

Grafton, WV Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
2,434
 
 
1-unit, detached
2,018
82.9%
61.5
1-unit, attached
0
0.0%
5.9
2-units
49
2.0%
3.6
3 or 4 units
91
3.7%
4.4
5 to 9 units
38
1.6%
4.8
10 to 19 units
0
0.0%
4.4
20 or more units
162
6.7%
9.0
Mobile home
76
3.1%
6.2
Boat, RV, van, etc.
0
0.0%
0.1

Grafton, WV Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
1,001
41.1%
12.8%
1940 to 1949
395
16.2%
5.0%
1950 to 1959
107
4.4%
10.4%
1960 to 1969
134
5.5%
10.7%
1970 to 1979
416
17.1%
15.3%
1980 to 1989
251
10.3%
13.5%
1990 to 1999
68
2.8%
13.9%
2000 to 2009
62
2.5%
14.2%
2010 to 2013
0
0.0%
2.8%
2014 or later
0
0.0%
1.4%

Grafton, WV Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
1,528
71.5%
48.1
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
38
1.8%
4.7
Electricity
490
22.9%
38.7
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
0
0.0%
4.8
Coal or coke
17
0.8%
0.1
Wood
51
2.4%
1.9
Solar energy
0
0.0%
0.1
Other fuel
14
0.7%
0.5
No fuel used
0
0.0%
1.1

Grafton, WV Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
599
 
47295100.0
$2,500 to $2,999
0
0.0%
7.0%
$3,000 or more
0
0.0%
10.3%
$1,500 to $1,999
15
2.5%
20.1%
$2,000 to $2,499
20
3.3%
11.8%
Less than $500
54
9.0%
1.6%
$1,000 to $1,499
88
14.7%
28.8%
$500 to $999
422
70.5%
20.4%
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
264
44.1%
45.4%
20.0% to 24.9%
83
13.9%
15.7%
25.0% to 29.9%
31
5.2%
10.6%
30.0% to 34.9%
40
6.7%
7.0%
35.0% or more
181
30.2%
21.3%
Not Computed
0
0.0%
0.0%

Grafton, WV Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
540 
 
41,631,300 
$2,500 to $2,999
0
0.0%
1.9%
$2,000 to $2,499
0
0.0%
4.4%
$3,000 or more
0
0.0%
1.8%
$1,500 to $1,999
0
0.0%
11.9%
$1,000 to $1,499
4
0.7%
28.3%
Less than $500
243
45.0%
10.7%
$500 to $999
293
54.3%
41.0%
No Cash Rent
69
0.0%
2,206,240
Median (Dollars)
510
0.0%
981
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
85
15.7%
13.1%
15.0% to 19.9%
74
13.7%
12.9%
20.0% to 24.9%
4
0.7%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
236
43.7%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
12
2.2%
9.0%
35.0% or more
129
23.9%
40.7%
Not Computed
69
0.0%
0.0%

Grafton, WV Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
1,529
 
75,022,600
Less then $50,000
430
28.1%
7.3%
$50,000 to $99,999
661
43.2%
7.3%
$100,000 to $149,000
126
8.2%
14.1%
$150,000 to $199,000
150
9.8%
14.5%
$200,000 to $299,999
82
5.4%
19.2%
$300,000 to $499,999
65
4.3%
18.2%
$500,000 to $999,999
0
0.0%
10.5%
$1,000,000 or more
15
1.0%
3.1%
Median (Dollars)
74,300
 
205,000