Beckley, WV Metro Area has a population of 123,243 people with a median age of 42.3 and a median household income of $39,900. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Beckley, WV Metro Area declined from 124,027 to 123,243, a 0.63% decrease and its median household income grew from $38,967 to $39,900, a 2.39% increase.
The population of Beckley, WV Metro Area is 89.1% White, 6.91% Black, and 1.31% Hispanic. 3.01% of the people in Beckley, WV Metro Area speak a non-English language, and 99% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Beckley, WV Metro Area are New River Community and Technical College, with 307 graduates, Valley College-Beckley, with 183 graduates, and West Virginia University Institute of Technology, with 152 graduates.
The median property value in Beckley, WV Metro Area is $92,900, and the homeownership rate is 74.5%. Most people in Beckley, WV Metro Area commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 24.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Beckley, WV Metro Area is 2 cars per household.
Beckley, WV Metro Area is a metropolitan statistical area countaining Raleigh County, WV and Fayette County, WV and the census places Beckley, WV; Oak Hill, WV; and Shady Spring, WV.