Appalachia is located in west Virginia. Appalachia is part of Wise County. Appalachia has 2.22 square miles of land area and 0.02 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Appalachia population is 1,732, which has shrunk 5.82% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 15.63% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Appalachia median household income is $29,769 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 45.89% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 38.81% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Appalachia median house value is $59,000 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 44.61% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 94.18% and is lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Appalachia is better than the state average in quality. The Appalachia area code is 276.