Kingwood is located in northeast West Virginia. Kingwood is part of Preston County. Kingwood has 2.43 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Kingwood population is 2,953, which has grown 0.31% since 2000. The population growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 2.52% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Kingwood median household income is $45,918 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 57.50% 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%. Kingwood median house value is $120,500 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 75.66% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 37.64% and is much higher 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 Kingwood is close to the state average in quality. The Kingwood area code is 304.