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North Hills, West Virginia
Location of North Hills in Wood County, West Virginia.
Location of North Hills in Wood County, West Virginia.
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Wood
Incorporated February 15, 1979
Area
 • Total 0.57 sq mi (1.47 km2)
 • Land 0.57 sq mi (1.47 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
850 ft (259 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 832
 • Estimate 
(2019)
774
 • Density 1,367.49/sq mi (527.63/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
Area code(s) 304
FIPS code 54-59458
GNIS feature ID 1560619

North Hills is a town in Wood County, West Virginia, United States. It is a suburb of Parkersburg. The population was 832 at the 2010 census. North Hills was incorporated on February 15, 1979.

Geography

North Hills is located at 39°18′39″N 81°30′31″W / 39.31083°N 81.50861°W / 39.31083; -81.50861 (39.310719, -81.508479).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.56 square miles (1.45 km2), of which 0.55 square miles (1.42 km2) is land and 0.01 square miles (0.03 km2) is water.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1980 940
1990 849 −9.7%
2000 880 3.7%
2010 832 −5.5%
Est. 2019 774 −7.0%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

At the 2010 census there were 832 people, 295 households, and 250 families living in the town. The population density was 1,512.7 inhabitants per square mile (584.1/km2). There were 308 housing units at an average density of 560.0 per square mile (216.2/km2). The racial makeup of the town was 92.3% White, 2.0% African American, 4.6% Asian, 0.2% from other races, and 0.8% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.0%.

Of the 295 households 35.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 76.3% were married couples living together, 6.4% had a female householder with no husband present, 2.0% had a male householder with no wife present, and 15.3% were non-families. 11.5% of households were one person and 6.7% were one person aged 65 or older. The average household size was 2.82 and the average family size was 3.07.

The median age in the town was 43.3 years. 26.7% of residents were under the age of 18; 6.1% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 20.7% were from 25 to 44; 32.5% were from 45 to 64; and 14.2% were 65 or older. The gender makeup of the town was 50.8% male and 49.2% female.

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