Beckley Wv Population 2017

Beckley Wv's estimated population is 16,972 according to the most recent United States census.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201616,972-200-1.16%
201517,172-205-1.18%
201417,377-163-0.93%
201317,540-122-0.69%
201217,662-36-0.20%
201117,698840.48%
201017,6143602.09%
200017,254-1,042-5.70%
199018,296-2,196-10.72%
198020,4926083.06%
197019,8841,2426.66%
196018,642-755-3.89%
195019,3976,54550.93%
194012,8523,49537.35%
19309,3575,208125.52%
19204,1490.00%

Beckley Wv Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White11,71669.03%
Black or African American4,47026.34%
Asian5062.98%
Two or More Races3351.97%
Some Other Race1911.13%
American Indian and Alaska Native1340.79%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander230.14%

Population Pyramid

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Beckley Wv Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
5.9
Houses Without Mortgage
1,924
Houses With Mortgage
2,034
Vacancy Rate
12.2
Median Rent
667
Median Home Value
108,600
Renter-Occupied Units
3,335
Owner-Occupied Units
3,958
Total Housing Units
8,309

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Beckley Wv for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 4.4% and the labor force participation rate is 58.2%.

Beckley Wv Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.5
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
5.8
Non Family Households
0
Female Householder (no husband) Families
1006
Male Householder (no wife) Families
307
Married Couple Families
2623
Average Family Size
3.05
Average Household Size
2.29