WV

National Population : 333,590,059
West Virginia State Population : 1,692,126

About Elton, WV

Elton, WV is located in Fayette County in the state of West Virginia.

The total City Population for Elton is about 379 with about people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 2,663.

The Average Home Value is $75,200.00, which is roughly 14% lower than the Average Home Value of $87,464.00 for the state of West Virginia, and roughly 60% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $43,229.00, which is roughly 15% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $36,951.00 for the state of West Virginia, and roughly 25% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Elton is about .

West Virginia is ranked #33 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 33.11 out of 100.

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Voting

Fayette County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 56.28% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 68.68%
Democratic: 30.03%
Libertarian: 0.94%
Green: 0.36%


Nearby Locations

Meadow Creek, WV (5.22 mi.)
Grassy Mdws, WV (6.14 mi.)
Maplewood, WV (6.58 mi.)
Clifftop, WV (6.58 mi.)
Danese, WV (6.58 mi.)
Sandstone, WV (7.50 mi.)
Terry, WV (7.88 mi.)
Layland, WV (7.88 mi.)
Lawton, WV (7.88 mi.)
Bellwood, WV (8.37 mi.)
Lilly Park, WV (8.37 mi.)
Corliss, WV (8.37 mi.)
Hilton Vlg, WV (8.37 mi.)
Rainelle, WV (8.37 mi.)
Meadow Bluff, WV (10.20 mi.)
Smoot, WV (10.20 mi.)
Duo, WV (10.91 mi.)
Kessler, WV (10.91 mi.)
Rupert, WV (10.91 mi.)
Thurmond, WV (12.15 mi.)
Orient Hill, WV (12.27 mi.)
Bingham, WV (12.27 mi.)
Charmco, WV (12.27 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 25976
Latitude : 37.885158
Longitude : -80.865184
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 2467 ft.
Area Code(s) : 304

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.32
Male Population Estimate : 49.76%
Female Population Estimate : 50.24%
Median Age : 47.1
Male Median Age : 46.4
Female Median Age : 47.8

White Population Estimate : 99.36%
Black Population Estimate : 0.45%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 0.30%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.08%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.04%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.79%
Other Population Estimate : 0.04%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Elton specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Fayette County: About 8 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Fayette County: About 278 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Fayette County is about 49% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 3% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.