bluefield Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 350 5.7 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 2,467 40.0 % 32.6 %
Some College 1,703 27.6 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 1,190 19.3 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 463 7.5 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 5,284 85.6 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 1,383 22.4 % 22.4 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 10,431 - -
19 years old and under 2,445 23.4 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 2,828 27.1 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 2,920 28.0 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 2,238 21.5 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 9,621 98.5 % 84.6 %
Spanish 129 1.3 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 16 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 1,269 31.2 % 33.5 %
Married 1,857 45.7 % 50.5 %
Separated 42 1.0 % 2.6 %
Divorced 897 22.1 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 5,474 - -
Occupied Housing Units 4,357 79.6 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,117 20.4 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 4,204 76.8 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 111 2.0 % 5.8 %
2-Units 183 3.3 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 416 7.6 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 237 4.3 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 108 2.0 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 182 3.3 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 33 0.6 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 195 3.6 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 213 3.9 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 604 11.0 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 500 9.1 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 1,814 33.1 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 1,960 35.8 % 13.0 %
Electric 1,957 35.8 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 177 3.2 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 2,098 38.3 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 20 0.4 % 4.1 %
Coal 11 0.2 % 0.1 %
Wood 87 1.6 % 1.8 %
None 7 0.1 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 7,516 72.7 % 75.5 %
African-American 2,721 26.3 % 13.1 %
Native American 14 0.1 % 0.8 %
Asian 72 0.7 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 16 0.2 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 34,972 55,775
Median Family Income 43,750 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 21,522 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 35.48 %
  • Temperature 54.48 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.85 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 19.3
    [CDD] 0.15
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.18 %
6.0 0.04 %
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