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Demographics

People

Total Population987
Male Share of the Population46.8%
Female Share of the Population53.2%
Senior Citizens25.8%
Employed Population 16+379
Age of the Population50

Families

% of people married53.2%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher20.3%
Median Earnings25+$40,795
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$29,850

Wealth

Median Family Income$59,500
% Above Poverty Level82.6%
% Below Poverty Level17.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time21 minutes
% Working from Home3.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.3%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone24.1%
Median Gross Rent$800
Median House Value$147,500

Ancestry

German10.3%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)9%
English8%
Irish7.5%
French Except Basque4%
Italian1.9%
Scottish1.6%
Croatian0.6%
Dutch0.3%
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Poca Almanac

CategoryValue
County Putnam County
Standard Zip Codes25159
Phone Area Codes304
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude38.47
Approximate Longitude-81.81

Poca Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationCHARLESTON YEAGER AP
Distance14 miles
Jan Temp24 to 43 F
Apr Temp42 to 67 F
Jul Temp63 to 85 F
Oct Temp43 to 67 F
Annual Precip44 inches
StationHAMLIN
Distance21 miles
Jan Temp21 to 44 F
Apr Temp38 to 69 F
Jul Temp62 to 90 F
Oct Temp39 to 71 F
Annual Precip44.4 inches
StationRIPLEY
Distance24.4 miles
Jan Temp20 to 41 F
Apr Temp38 to 66 F
Jul Temp63 to 87 F
Oct Temp40 to 68 F
Annual Precip45.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bancroft750$79,043
Eleanor1,559$68,017
Jefferson665$26,071
Nitro6,534$57,308
St. Albans10,600$60,000
Winfield2,332$84,375

Poca Public Schools

Poca Elementary
Route 62 South
ZIP: 25159
(304) 755-7561
Primary
Total Enrollment 318
Poca High School
Rt. 1 Box 5b
ZIP: 25159
(304) 755-5001
High
Total Enrollment 550
Poca Middle School
Main Street
ZIP: 25159
(304) 755-7343
Middle
Total Enrollment 360
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