About Sissonville WV
Sissonville is a census-designated place (CDP) in Kanawha County, West Virginia, along the Pocatalico River. The population was 4,028 at the 2010 census. Sissonville is located less than 14 miles north of Charleston (state capital).
Sissonville is located at 38°30′17″N 81°38′43″W / 38.50472°N 81.64528°W / 38.50472; -81.64528 (38.504844, -81.645217). According to the United States Census Bureau, the Sissonville CDP has a total area of 12.8 square miles (33.2 km²); 12.8 square miles (33.0 km²) of this is land, and 0.1 square miles (0.2 km²) is water.
Many people erroneously believe “Sissonville” encompasses all of the area north of the City of Charleston along State Route 21 and Interstate 77, but the area comprises four communities: Guthrie, Pocatalico, Millertown, and Sissonville.
As of the census of 2000, there were 4,399 people, 1,732 households, and 1,316 families residing in Sissonville. The population density was 345.1 people per square mile (133.2/km²). There were 1,862 housing units at an average density of 146.1/sq mi (56.4/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 98.41% White, 0.48% African American, 0.14% Native American, 0.02% Asian, 0.36% from other races, and 0.59% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.52% of the population.
There were 1,732 households out of which 32.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 60.0% were married couples living together, 11.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 24.0% were non-families. 21.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 8.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.48 and the average family size was 2.84.
The age distribution is: 22.2% under the age of 18, 8.3% from 18 to 24, 29.1% from 25 to 44, 25.3% from 45 to 64, and 15.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females, there were 93.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 91.0 males.
The median income for a Sissonville household is $36,725, and the median income for a family was $46,420. Males had a median income of $35,408 versus $20,865 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $19,657. About 8.6% of families and 10.3% of the population were below the poverty line, including 13.4% of those under age 18 and 8.1% of those age 65 or over.
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25312, 25320, 25360
Sissonville West Virginia neighborhoods include: Airport Hill, Angel Terrace, Bailey Rd, Bedford Rd, Beech Ave, Big Tyler, Capitol Hill, Cecil, Chappell Road, Charleston, Chesapeake Wv, Clemson, Colonial Way – Mt. Vernon, Coventry Woods, Credemont, Cross Lanes, Dewitt Road, Eagle View, East Kanawha Estates, Edgewood, Fort Hill, Garrison Ave, Georgetown & Rambler Rd., Greenbrier Gardens, Greenbrier Pool Kanawha, Hillsdale, Holz District 1, J E Robins, Kanawha City, Kanawha State Forest, Lakeland Acres, Loudendale, Luna Park, Malden and George’s Creek, Marmet, Martins Branch, Mink Shoals, Oakhurst, Orchard Manor, Pioneer Drive, Quarry Creek, Shadowlawn, Sherwood Forest, South Central Charleson, Southern Woods, South Hills, Ward 6, Washington Heights, Watts Hill, Woodvale
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