War is located in southwest West Virginia. War is part of Mcdowell County. War has 0.89 square miles of land area and 0.03 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total War population is 779, which has shrunk 1.14% 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%. War median household income is $19,052 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 18.99% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 40.01% and is lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. War median house value is $36,800 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 50.20% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 37.64% and is 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 War is worse than the state average in quality. The War area code is 304.