Damascus is located in west Virginia. Damascus is part of Washington County. Damascus has 0.79 square miles of land area and 0.03 square miles of water area. As of 2010, the total Damascus population is 814, which has shrunk 17.02% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 13.03% and is much lower than the national average rate of 9.71%. Damascus median household income is $24,805 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 24.74% since 2000. The income growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 29.99% and is higher than the national average rate of 19.17%. Damascus median house value is $113,200 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 82.58% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 98.64% and is much higher than the national average rate of 50.42%. 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 Damascus is better than the state average in quality. The Damascus area code is 276.
Damascus, VA Map, Border, and Nearby Locations
* Based on the U.S. 2010 Data