U.S. Beacon January 6, 2014

Bluefield, WV

Mercer County, West Virginia

Latitude: 37.262219     Longitude: -81.218674
Population 11,119 (2005)
Elevation of Bluefield, West Virginia: 2857 feet
BLUEFIELD is located in MERCER county, West Virginia at latitude 37.262219 and longitude -81.218674 with an elevation of 2857 feet. The population of BLUEFIELD is 11,119 as of the year 2005 with a population growth of -2.90% from the year 2000 through 2005. The most common zip code of BLUEFIELD is 24701.

More data for Bluefield,WV: Demographic Profile - Social Profile - Economic Profile - Housing Profile

Population 2005: 11,119
Population 2004: 11,198
Population 2003: 11,234
Population 2002: 11,248
Population 2001: 11,257
Population 2000: 11,451 (2000 Census)
Population 1990: 12,756 (1990 Census)

Population Growth 2000 to 2005: -2.90%
Population Growth 1990 to 2000: -10.23%

Population (2000 Census): 11,451
Male: 5,241 (45.77%)
Female: 6,210 (54.23%)

Median age: 42.20 years

Races, 2000 Census:
White: 75.50%
Black or African American: 22.14%
Two or more races: 1.13%
Asian: 0.56%
Hispanic or Latino: 0.52%
Other race: 0.21%
American Indian: 0.12%
Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander: 0.01%

Housing Units: 5,966 (2000 Census)
Land Area: 8.7323 square miles

Most populous zip code: 24701


Cities & Towns nearby Bluefield

Bluefield, VA 3.3mi WSW
Falls Mills, VA 5.5mi W
Bastian, VA 5.9mi SSE
Rocky Gap, VA 6.2mi E
Freeman, WV 6.4mi NW
Montcalm, WV 6.6mi NNW
Bramwell, WV 6.8mi NW
Pocahontas, VA 7.3mi WNW
Rock, WV 9.1mi N
Boissevain, VA 9.6mi W

2005 data is not available for the city but is available for the area. This data is shown below. The numbers in the 2005 data shown below may represent different geographical areas than the 2000 data shown above.


2005 Data for: Bluefield, WV-VA Micropolitan Statistical Area

Population: 104,451
Male: 50,415 (48.27%)
Female: 54,036 (51.73%)

Median age: 41.60 years

Races, 2005 Data:

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Population data by age, 2005 data
Under 5 years: 5,990 (5.73%)
5 to 9 years: 5,441 (5.21%)
10 to 14 years: 6,691 (6.41%)
15 to 19 years: 5,478 (5.24%)
20 to 24 years: 7,061 (6.76%)
25 to 34 years: 12,571 (12.04%)
35 to 44 years: 13,151 (12.59%)
45 to 54 years: 16,958 (16.24%)
55 to 59 years: 7,890 (7.55%)
60 to 64 years: 6,177 (5.91%)
65 to 74 years: 8,847 (8.47%)
75 to 84 years: 6,179 (5.92%)
85 years and over: 2,017 (1.93%)

Median age: 41.60 years

Population data by age, legal ages, 2005 data
18 years and over: 82,670 (79.15%)
21 years and over: 79,782 (76.38%)
62 years and over: 20,671 (19.79%)
65 years and over: 17,043 (16.32%)

18 years and older by gender, 2005 data
18 years and over: 82,670 (79.15%)
Male: 39,037 (47.22% of this group)
Female: 43,633 (52.78% of this group)

65 years and older by gender, 2005 data
65 years and over: 17,043 (16.32%)
Male: 6,934 (40.69% of this group)
Female: 10,109 (59.31% of this group)

Races, 2005 data
One Race: -999,999,999 (-957,386.72%)
Two or more Races: -999,999,999 (-957,386.72%)
White: -999,999,999 (-957,386.72%)
Hispanic or Latino (of any race): -999,999,999 (-957,386.72%)
Black or African American: -999,999,999 (-957,386.72%)

Hispanic or Latino Races, 2005 data

Two or More Races, 2005 data
Two or more Races: -999,999,999 (-957,386.72%)

Housedold Data, 2005 data
Household population: 104,451 (100.00%)
Householder: 44,583 (42.68%)
Spouse: 23,659 (22.65%)
Child: 28,021 (26.83%)
Other relatives: 4,120 (3.94%)
Nonrelatives: 4,068 (3.89%)
Unmarried partner: 1,735 (1.66%)
Total households: 44,325
Family households (families): 30,767 (69.41%)
With own children under 18 years: 12,358 (27.88%)
Married-couple families: 23,235 (52.42%)
With own children under 18 years: 8,246 (18.60%)
Male householder, no wife present: 2,387 (5.39%)
With own children under 18 years: 1,064 (2.40%)
Female householder, no husband present: 5,145 (11.61%)
With own children under 18 years: 3,048 (6.88%)
Nonfamily households: 13,558 (30.59%)
Householder living alone: 11,122 (25.09%)
65 years and over: 5,528 (12.47%)
Households with one or more people under 18 years: 13,673 (30.85%)
Households with one or more people 65 years and over: 13,417 (30.27%)
Average household size : 2.36
Average family size: 2.81

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