Basic information about the Mercer County
The Mercer County is located in the state of West Virginia. This county occupies 422 square miles, with 2 square miles being water areas. There are 62.264 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Mercer County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (91.56%), followed by Black or African American (6.09%) and Two or More races (1.43%). There are 26.603 households in the county, while 65,08% of them are family households and 34,92% represent non family households. There are 10 cities and towns in Mercer County. The most populated city is Bluefield city and the smallest town or village is Oakvale town.