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Demographics

People

Total Population948
Male Share of the Population49.5%
Female Share of the Population50.5%
Senior Citizens19.2%
Employed Population 16+376
Age of the Population39

Families

% of people married36.1%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher16.8%
Median Earnings25+$31,351
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,536

Wealth

Median Family Income$46,786
% Above Poverty Level72.4%
% Below Poverty Level27.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time28 minutes
% Working from Home6.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.8%
% Using Public Transportation1.1%

Housing

People Living Alone45.9%
Median Gross Rent$452
Median House Value$81,000

Ancestry

German26.9%
Irish21.5%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)19.6%
English6.9%
Scottish4.6%
Swedish1.6%
Italian1.5%
Dutch1.5%
Polish1.4%
Russian1.2%
Arab0.9%
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Gassaway Almanac

CategoryValue
County Braxton County
Standard Zip Codes26624
Phone Area Codes304
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude38.67
Approximate Longitude-80.77

Gassaway Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationGASSAWAY
Distance0.6 miles
Jan Temp20 to 42 F
Apr Temp38 to 67 F
Jul Temp64 to 85 F
Oct Temp42 to 68 F
Annual Precip48.8 inches
StationGLENVILLE
Distance18.3 miles
Jan Temp19 to 41 F
Apr Temp36 to 66 F
Jul Temp61 to 86 F
Oct Temp39 to 68 F
Annual Precip45.7 inches
StationWEBSTER SPRINGS 1 E
Distance23.4 miles
Jan Temp18 to 40 F
Apr Temp35 to 63 F
Jul Temp58 to 82 F
Oct Temp37 to 66 F
Annual Precip47.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Burnsville603$47,596
Cowen525$37,344
Flatwoods286$31,042
Glenville1,812$32,143
Sand Fork169$73,750
Sutton1,218$53,681

Gassaway Public Libraries

Gassaway Public Library
536 ELK STREET
Gassaway, West Virginia
(304) 364-8292

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Gassaway Hospitals

Braxton County Memorial Hospital
(Non-profit)
100 Hoylman Drive
(304) 364-5160

Gassaway Public Schools

Davis Elementary School
113 Fifth Street
ZIP: 26624
(304) 364-5291
Primary
Total Enrollment 221

Gassaway Private Schools

Lighthouse Christian Academy
38 Parsons Dr
ZIP: 26624
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 13
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