Bluefield is a city located in Mercer County West Virginia. With a 2020 population of 9,423, it is the 14th largest city in West Virginia and the 3228th largest city in the United States . Bluefield is currently declining at a rate of -1.08% annually and its population has decreased by -9.80% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 10,447 in 2010. Bluefield reached it's highest population of 21,506 in 1950. Spanning over 9 miles, Bluefield has a population density of 1,043 people per square mile.
The average household income in Bluefield is $48,145 with a poverty rate of 18.67%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $664 per month, and the median house value is $84,100. The median age in Bluefield is 43.4 years, 42.7 years for males, and 43.8 years for females.