Grafton is located in northeast West Virginia. Grafton is part of Taylor County. Grafton has 3.67 square miles of land area and 0.13 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Grafton population is 5,179, which has shrunk 5.65% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 2.52% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Grafton median household income is $28,460 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 29.48% since 2000. The income growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 40.01% and is higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Grafton median house value is $66,000 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 45.70% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 37.64% and is about the same as 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 Grafton is better than the state average in quality. The Grafton area code is 304.