beckley Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 600 5.8 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 3,907 37.9 % 32.6 %
Some College 2,793 27.1 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 2,006 19.4 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 1,010 9.8 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 8,882 86.1 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 2,558 24.8 % 24.8 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 17,375 - -
19 years old and under 4,034 23.2 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 6,249 36.0 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 4,168 24.0 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 2,924 16.8 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 15,313 97.8 % 84.6 %
Spanish 277 1.8 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 72 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 2,057 32.4 % 33.5 %
Married 2,989 47.0 % 50.5 %
Separated 238 3.7 % 2.6 %
Divorced 1,071 16.9 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 8,309 - -
Occupied Housing Units 7,293 87.8 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,016 12.2 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 6,033 72.6 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 236 2.8 % 5.8 %
2-Units 230 2.8 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 384 4.6 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 511 6.1 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 346 4.2 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 444 5.3 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 125 1.5 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 560 6.7 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 790 9.5 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,144 13.8 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,015 12.2 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 2,799 33.7 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 1,566 18.8 % 13.0 %
Electric 3,140 37.8 % 33.5 %
Natural Gas 4,014 48.3 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 19 0.2 % 4.1 %
Coal 17 0.2 % 0.1 %
Wood 78 0.9 % 1.8 %
None 25 0.3 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 11,716 68.8 % 75.5 %
African-American 4,470 26.2 % 13.1 %
Native American 134 0.8 % 0.8 %
Asian 506 3.0 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 191 1.1 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 34,944 55,775
Median Family Income 55,597 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 23,123 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 54.84 %
  • Temperature 63.07 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.07 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 11.8
    [CDD] 0.28
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.11 %
6.0 0.02 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com