WV

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

About Northfork, WV

Northfork, WV is located in Mcdowell County in the state of West Virginia.

The total City Population for Northfork is about 336 with about 134 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 1,686.

The Average Home Value is $32,100.00, which is roughly 63% lower than the Average Home Value of $87,464.00 for the state of West Virginia, and roughly 83% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $23,589.00, which is roughly 36% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $36,951.00 for the state of West Virginia, and roughly 59% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Northfork is about 10.4%.

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

McDowell County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 74.11% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 78.87%
Democratic: 20.42%
Libertarian: 0.44%
Green: 0.26%


Nearby Locations

Kyle, WV (2.04 mi.)
Anawalt, WV (3.67 mi.)
Leckie, WV (3.67 mi.)
Coaldale, WV (4.37 mi.)
Freeman, WV (4.37 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 24868
Latitude : 37.401124
Longitude : -81.391406
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 2749 ft.
Area Code(s) : 304, 681

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.45
Male Population Estimate : 46.09%
Female Population Estimate : 53.91%
Median Age : 42.6
Male Median Age : 39.0
Female Median Age : 44.4

White Population Estimate : 60.97%
Black Population Estimate : 39.03%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 0.53%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.24%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.18%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.77%
Other Population Estimate : 0.18%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Northfork specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Mcdowell County: About 18 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Mcdowell County: About 428 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Mcdowell County is about 78% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 33% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.