In 2018, Raleigh County, WV had a population of 76.2k people with a median age of 42.4 and a median household income of $42,296. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Raleigh County, WV declined from 77,097 to 76,232, a -1.12% decrease and its median household income declined from $42,386 to $42,296, a -0.212% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Raleigh County, WV are White (Non-Hispanic) (87.1%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (7.59%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.08%), White (Hispanic) (1.03%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.858%). NaNk% of the people in Raleigh County, WV speak a non-English language, and 99.3% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Raleigh County, WV are New River Community and Technical College (447 degrees awarded in 2017), Valley College-Beckley (264 degrees), and West Virginia University Institute of Technology (156 degrees).
The median property value in Raleigh County, WV is $105,700, and the homeownership rate is 74%. Most people in Raleigh County, WV commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 23.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Raleigh County, WV is 2 cars per household.