Handley is located close to the center of West Virginia. Handley is part of Kanawha County. Handley has 0.95 square miles of land area and 0.02 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Handley population is 284, which has shrunk 21.55% 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%. Handley median household income is $34,063 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 58.96% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 40.01% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Handley median house value is $53,600 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 27.32% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 37.64% and is much 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 Handley is better than the state average in quality. The Handley area code is 304.