Sylvester is located in southwest West Virginia. Sylvester is part of Boone County. Sylvester has 0.25 square miles of land area and 0.01 square miles of water area. As of 2010, the total Sylvester population is 160, which has shrunk 17.95% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 2.47% and is much lower than the national average rate of 9.71%. Sylvester median household income is $58,125 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 63.16% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 28.70% and is much higher than the national average rate of 19.17%. Sylvester median house value is $95,500 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 39.21% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 30.63% and is lower 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 Sylvester is close to the state average in quality. The Sylvester area code is 304.
Sylvester, WV Map, Border, and Nearby Locations
* Based on the U.S. 2010 Data