Bluefield Information

Bluefield Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Bluefield, WV

General Bluefield Information

State: West Virginia

County: Mercer County

Close cities: Princeton, WV, Montcalm, WV, Kegley, WV, Matoaka, WV, Freeman, WV, Rock, WV, Bramwell, WV, Anawalt, WV, Lashmeet, WV

Bluefield Population (census data)
Total 11,063 (-3.7% since 2000)
Male 5,063 (45.8%)
Female 6,000 (54.2%)

Population Density: 1,267 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 79.4 (US Avg is 100)

Bluefield Elevation: 2,611 feet above sea level

Land Area: 8.73 square miles

Median Household Income: $33,133

Zip Codes: 24701.

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Bluefield Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (75.5%)
  • Black (22.1%)
  • Two or more races (1.1%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
  • Hispanic (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (16.1%)
  • German (11.1%)
  • English (11.0%)
  • Irish (10.0%)
  • Italian (2.8%)
  • Scottish (2.3%)

Bluefield School Information

High Schools
Bluefield High School (535 West Cumberland Road, Bluefield, WV, 24701 - Mercer County School District District)
Middle Schools
Bluefield Middle School (2002 Stadium Drive, Bluefield, WV, 24701 - Mercer County School District District)
Elementary Schools
Bluewell Elementary School (Route 4 Box 480, Bluefield, WV, 24701 - Mercer County School District District)
Brushfork Elementary School (Route 4 Box 93, Bluefield, WV, 24701 - Mercer County School District District)
Ceres Elementary School (Route 2 Box 189, Bluefield, WV, 24701 - Mercer County School District District)
Memorial Elementary School (319 Memorial Avenue, Bluefield, WV, 24701 - Mercer County School District District)
Whitethorn Elementary School (1919 Maryland Avenue, Bluefield, WV, 24701 - Mercer County School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Bluefield Intermediate School (1301 Southview Drive, Bluefield, WV, 24701 - Mercer County School District District)

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