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FAST FACTS ABOUT CALHOUN COUNTY

Founded: 1856
Land in square miles: 280.4
Population: 7,627
Percentage minorities: 1.6%
Percentage rural: 100%
Median age: 44.5
Percentage 65 or older: 17.9%
Birth rate per 1,000 women: 84
Median household income: $26,922
High school graduate or higher: 71.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 8%
Home ownership: 77.6%
Median home value: $71,200

Source: This information is from the 2010 U.S. Census and the U.S. Geological Survey. In 2010, West Virginia as a whole had 6.1 percent minorities, a median age of 41.1, median household income of $38,380, and a 74.6 percent homeownership rate.


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