Raleigh County, West Virginia state, USA

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Raleigh County, West Virginia, USA

Map of Raleigh County
Population
- Total:78.859 (2010)
- Density:130,1/sq mi (50,3/sq km)
Area
- Total:610 sq mi (1.579 sq km)
- Land:606 sq mi (1.568 sq km)
- Water:5 sq mi (11 sq km)
- % water:0,70 %
Latitude:+37.7624696
Longitude:-081.2646711

Basic information about the Raleigh County

The Raleigh County is located in the state of West Virginia. This county occupies 610 square miles, with 5 square miles being water areas. There are 78.859 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Raleigh County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (88.51%), followed by Black or African American (8.2%) and Two or More races (1.73%). There are 31.831 households in the county, while 66,99% of them are family households and 33,01% represent non family households. There are 20 cities and towns in Raleigh County. The most populated city is Beckley city and the smallest town or village is Rhodell town.


Statistical data for the Raleigh County based on the 2010 U.S. Census

Racial makeup

Total
78,859
White alone
69,80088.51 %
Black or African American alone
6,4688.20 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
1940.25 %
Asian alone
7180.91 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
230.03 %
Some Other Race alone
2880.37 %
Two or More races
1,3681.73 %

Statistical data for the Raleigh County

Data Source : US Census Bureau

Racial makeup

Total
78,859
White alone
69,80088.51 %
Black or African American alone
6,4688.20 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
1940.25 %
Asian alone
7180.91 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
230.03 %
Some Other Race alone
2880.37 %
Two or More races
1,3681.73 %

Hispanic or Latino Origin

Total
78,859
Not Hispanic or Latino
77,86398.74 %
Hispanic or Latino
9961.26 %

Hispanic or Latino Origin by Race

Total
78,859
Not Hispanic or Latino
77,86398.74 %
White alone
69,24688.93 %
Black or African American alone
6,3908.21 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
1800.23 %
Asian alone
7150.92 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
230.03 %
Some Other Race alone
610.08 %
Two or More races
1,2481.60 %
Hispanic or Latino
9961.26 %
White alone
55455.62 %
Black or African American alone
787.83 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
141.41 %
Asian alone
30.30 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
00.00 %
Some Other Race alone
22722.79 %
Two or More races
12012.05 %

Median Age by Sex

Both sexes
41
Male
40
Female
43

Household Type

Total
31,831
Family households
21,32266.99 %
Husband-wife family
15,99175.00 %
Other family
5,33125.00 %
Male householder, no wife present
1,43526.92 %
Female householder, no husband present
3,89673.08 %
Nonfamily households
10,50933.01 %
Householder living alone
9,09086.50 %
Householder not living alone
1,41913.50 %

Geographical and Cultural Features and Landmarks in the Raleigh County - including Historical Features

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Map of Raleigh County, West Virginia

Current weather situation in the Raleigh County

City Alias ZIP Codes
ArnettArnett25007
ArtieArtie25008
BeaverBeaver25813
BeaverBlue Jay25813
BeaverGlen Morgan25813
BeckleyBeckley25801, 25802
BeckleyEast Beckley25801
BeckleySprague25802
BoltBolt25817
BradleyBradley25818
Clear CreekClear Creek25044
Coal CityCoal City25823
Coal CityJonben25823
Coal CityWhitby25823
ColcordColcord25048
ColcordDorothy25048
Cool RidgeCool Ridge25825
Crab OrchardCrab Orchard25827
DanielsDaniels25832
DanielsGlade Springs25832
DorothyAmeagle25060
DorothyDorothy25060
Dry CreekDry Creek25062
EcclesEccles25836
FairdaleFairdale25839
GhentGhent25843
Glen DanielGlen Daniel25844
Glen WhiteGlen White25849
HarperHarper25851
HelenHelen25853
JosephineJosephine25857
LanarkLanark25860
LesterLester25865
MabscottMabscott25871
Mac ArthurMac Arthur25873
MidwayMidway25878
MidwayPemberton25878
NaomaMontcoal25140
NaomaNaoma25140
NaomaStickney25140
NaomaSundial25140
OddOdd25902
Piney ViewPiney View25906
PrincewickPrincewick25908
PrincewickWinding Gulf25908
ProsperityProsperity25909
RaleighRaleigh25911
RhodellEast Gulf25915
RhodellMead25915
RhodellRhodell25915
Rock CreekRock Creek25174
SaxonSaxon25180
Shady SpringAbraham25918
Shady SpringShady Spring25918
SkeltonSkelton25919
Slab ForkSlab Fork25920
SophiaMcalpin25921
SophiaSophia25921
SophiaTams25921
StanafordStanaford25927
SurveyorSurveyor25932
White OakWhite Oak25989

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