Census Tract 9577, Gilbert Creek, West Virginia

Census Tract 9577 is a Low-Income CommunityOpportunity Zone located in Gilbert Creek, West Virginia.

This 65 square milecensus tract has a population of approximately 3,400and is one of 2 Opportunity Zones in Mingo County.

The adjacent map shows the location of this Opportunity Zone in West Virginia.

Census Tract 9577 Demographics

The charts below illustrate how this Opportunity Zone compares to the broader city, county, and state on various socioeconomic indicators:

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Median Household Income

$38K

This Opportunity Zone has a median household incomeof approximately $38,000, which is 22% lowerthan the median household income for the state of West Virginia of $49,000.

Poverty Rate

22%

The percentage of households below the poverty line in this Opportunity Zone is 22%, which is 6% higherthan the rate for the state of West Virginia of 16%.

Median Home Value

$65K

This Opportunity Zone has a median home valueof approximately $65,000, which is 46% lowerthan the median home value for the state of West Virginia of $120,000.

Education

68%

This Opportunity Zone has a percentage of population with high school diplomaof approximately 68%, which is 19% lowerthan the rate for the state of West Virginia of 87%.

Median Age

52

This Opportunity Zone has a median ageof approximately 52, which is 21% higherthan the median age for the state of West Virginia of 43.

West Virginia OZ Funds

There are 2QOZ Fundsin the OpportunityDb database with an investment objective that specifically identify West Virginiaas a target market. Additional OZ funds may also invest in West Virginia; see a complete list of Opportunity Zone Funds here.

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