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Raleigh County, West Virginia (WV)


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County population in 2012: 79,021 (61% urban, 39% rural); it was 79,220 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 12,058
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 11,620
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 24,326
Renter-occupied apartments: 8,153 (it was 7,467 in 2000)
% of renters here:

23%
State:

27%

Land area: 607 sq. mi.
Water area: 2.4 sq. mi.
Population density: 130 people per square mile 
 
 (average).

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Raleigh County: 84.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: .

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 77%
  • Government: 18%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 5%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Raleigh County, West Virginia:


Median resident age:  41.0 years
West Virginia median age:  41.0 years

Males: 39,387  (49.4%)
Females: 39,472  (50.6%)

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Raleigh County,WV real estate house value trend



Average household size:
Raleigh County:

2.0 people
West Virginia:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2009: $35,170 ($28,181 in 1999)
This county:

$35170
West Virginia:

$37435

Median contract rent in 2009 for apartments: $405 (lower quartile is $218, upper quartile is $488)
This county:

$405
State:

$415


Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $81,800 (it was $62,700 in 2000)
Raleigh County:

$81,800
West Virginia:

$94,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $46,700 - $137,900

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $125,141
Here:

$125,141
State:

$134,377

Townhouses or other attached units: $315,779
Here:

$315,779
State:

$154,643

In 2-unit structures: $485,840
Here:

$485,840
State:

$132,801

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $14,409
Here:

$14,409
State:

$126,208

Mobile homes: $57,794
Here:

$57,794
State:

$32,459

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $90,080
Here:

$90,080
State:

$30,386
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $809
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $247

Institutionalized population: 3,235

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):


Raleigh County, WV map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:


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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $354 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2009: $209 (0.3%)


Raleigh County household income distribution in 2009 Raleigh County home values distribution


Raleigh County contract rent distribution in 2009

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 18.1%

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 18.1%
Raleigh County:

18.1%
West Virginia:

17.7%
Median age of residents in 2010: 41 years old
(Males: 39 years old, Females: 43 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 42 years old, Black residents: 35 years old, American Indian residents: 40 years old, Asian residents: 32 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 30 years old, Other race residents: 28 years old)

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This county:

18.5%
Whole state:

17.9%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This county:

7.9%
Whole state:

7.6%

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Raleigh County is $412 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $464 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $593 a month.

Cities in this county include: Beckley, Crab Orchard, Bradley, Shady Spring, Coal City, Daniels, MacArthur, Stanaford, Mabscott, Beaver.

Raleigh County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

2005 air pollution in Raleigh County:

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual: 13.9 µg/m3(standard limit: 15.0 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) 24-hour: 31 µg/m3(standard limit: 35 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.



Click to draw/clear Raleigh County borders

Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Raleigh County: Hotcoal (A), Surprise Valley Youth Camp (B), Table Rock (C), Tamarack (D), The Brier Patch Golf Links LLC (E), Grandview Country Club Golf Course (F), The Resort at Glade Springs Cobb Golf Course (G), The Resort At Glade Springs Woodhaven Golf Course (H), Lick Knob Lookout Tower (I), Wriston Knob Lookout Tower (J), Tams Mountain Lookout Tower (K), Round Knob Lookout Tower (L), Lakeview Golf Course (M), Huff Knob Lookout Tower (N), Harper Industrial Park (O), Ghent Volunteer Fire Department (P), Best Transports Ambulance Service 653 (Q), Whitesville Volunteer Fire Department Pettus Substation (R), Beaver Volunteer Fire Department Station 2 Grandview (S), Southern Regional Jail (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Raleigh County include: Horse Creek Church (A), Van Chapel (B), Toney Fork Church (C), Table Rock Church (D), Star Church (E), Stanaford Road Church (F), Spruce Tabernacle (G), Akers Church (H), Little Valley Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Estep-Bailey Cemetery (1), Adkins Cemetery (2), Oak Grove Cemetery (3), Biggs Cemetery (4), Lafferty Cemetery (5), Wiseman Cemetery (6), Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Flat Top Lake (A), Glade Creek Reservoir (B), Little Beaver Lake (C), Stephens Lake (D), Flat Top Lake (E), Stephens Lake (F), Collins Fork Impoundment (G), Rowland Mine Impoundment (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Turkey Branch (A), Toney Fork (B), Toms Branch (C), Tommy Creek (D), Tank Branch (E), Take-In Creek (F), Sycamore Creek (G), Surveyor Creek (H), Sturgeon Fork (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Raleigh County include: New River Gorge National River (1), Little Beaver State Park (2), Walhonde Roadside Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

 

Neighboring counties: Boone County , Fayette County , Kanawha County , Mercer County , Summers County , Wyoming County .

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)


Current college students: 3,688
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 72.0%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 12.7%

Number of foreign born residents: 945 (47% naturalized citizens)

Raleigh County:

1.2%
Whole state:

1.1%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population


Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.3 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 81.7%

Raleigh County marital status for males
Raleigh County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Raleigh County with a mortgage: 8,915 (593 second mortgage, 912 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 9,128

Here:

49.4% with mortgage
State:

52.3% with mortgage



Religion statistics:

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 22.37%
Here22.4%
USA50.2%
Total adherents: 17,719
Total congregations: 115

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Catholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchSouthern Baptist Convention
Adherents2,438 (13.8%)2,430 (13.7%)2,276 (12.8%)2,148 (12.1%)1,737 (9.8%)
Congregations7 (6.1%)16 (13.9%)1 (0.9%)15 (13.0%)4 (3.5%)
NameNational Association of Free Will BaptistsPresbyterian Church (USA)Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)Christian Churches and Churches of ChristOther
Adherents1,025 (5.8%)790 (4.5%)713 (4.0%)707 (4.0%)3,455 (19.5%)
Congregations17 (14.8%)6 (5.2%)1 (0.9%)3 (2.6%)45 (39.1%)
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Religions in Raleigh County - Beckley, Crab Orchard, Bradley, Shady Spring, Coal City

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 15
This county:

1.90 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

2.41 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Raleigh County:

0.38 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Raleigh County:

0.89 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

1.09 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 48
This county:

6.07 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 44
Raleigh County:

5.56 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

6.22 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

13.7%
West Virginia:

12.2%

Adult obesity rate:
Here:

31.3%
West Virginia:

31.1%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Raleigh County:

12.4%
State:

13.1%


Agriculture in Raleigh County:

Average size of farms: 142 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $8,601
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $64.74
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 6.78%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 78.00%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $10,295
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 20.55%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.18%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $27,822
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 94.35%
Average age of principal farm operators: 58 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 10.98
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.11%
Corn for grain: 18 harvested acres
Vegetables: 13 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 43 acres

Tornado activity:

Raleigh County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly above West Virginia state average. It is 1.2 times above overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused one fatality and 36 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 4/4/1974, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado killed one person and injured 11 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Raleigh County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above West Virginia state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 54.8 miles away from the county center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 59.0 miles away from the county center
On 6/29/1996 at 19:30:42, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 56.6 miles away from the county center
On 4/22/1991 at 01:01:20, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 9.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 57.0 miles away from Raleigh County center
On 6/26/1995 at 00:36:17, a magnitude 3.5 (3.1 MB, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 71.9 miles away from the county center
On 10/28/1997 at 10:36:46, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 60.7 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Most recent natural disasters:


The number of natural disasters in Raleigh County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Landslides: 5, Floods: 4, Mudslides: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers


Most common industries in 2009 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (-0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (-0%)
  • Construction (-0%)
  • Food (-0%)
  • Beverage and tobacco products (-0%)
  • Textile mills and textile products (-0%)
  • Apparel (-0%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (-0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (-0%)
  • Construction (-0%)
  • Food (-0%)
  • Beverage and tobacco products (-0%)
  • Textile mills and textile products (-0%)
  • Apparel (-0%)
Most common occupations in 2009 (%)
Males Females
  • Top executives (-0%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (-0%)
  • Financial managers (-0%)
  • Operations specialties managers except financial managers (-0%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (-0%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (-0%)
  • Business operations specialists (-0%)
  • Top executives (-0%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (-0%)
  • Financial managers (-0%)
  • Operations specialties managers except financial managers (-0%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (-0%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (-0%)
  • Business operations specialists (-0%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):




Most common first ancestries reported in Raleigh County (%):





Raleigh County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 23,878 (83%)
  • Carpooled: 3,406 (12%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 72 (0%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 2 (0%)
  • Taxi: 13 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 16 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 4 (0%)
  • Walked: 537 (2%)
  • Other means: 252 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 551 (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


People in group quarters in Raleigh County, West Virginia in 2000:

People in group quarters in Raleigh County, West Virginia in 2010:


Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2005 was $43,869.

5.18% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($32,601 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.18%
West Virginia average:

5.78%


0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($208 average AGI)
Raleigh County:

0.05%
West Virginia average:

0.06%

2.57% relocated from other counties in West Virginia ($15,925 average AGI)
2.56% relocated from other states ($16,468 average AGI)
Raleigh County:

2.56%
West Virginia average:

3.05%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Fayette County, WV  0.65% ($27,729 average AGI)
from Wyoming County, WV  0.44% ($28,162)
from Kanawha County, WV  0.23% ($29,948)
from Mercer County, WV  0.18% ($38,044)
from Summers County, WV  0.16% ($22,050)
from Boone County, WV  0.10% ($43,760)
from Greenbrier County, WV  0.09% ($38,792)


5.16% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($36,648 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.16%
West Virginia average:

5.65%


0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($404 average AGI)
Raleigh County:

0.04%
West Virginia average:

0.02%

2.37% relocated to other counties in West Virginia ($14,848 average AGI)
2.74% relocated to other states ($21,397 average AGI)
Raleigh County:

2.74%
West Virginia average:

2.96%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Fayette County, WV  0.66% ($24,196 average AGI)
to Kanawha County, WV  0.26% ($35,119)
to Summers County, WV  0.19% ($33,521)
to Wyoming County, WV  0.19% ($34,723)
to Mercer County, WV  0.18% ($34,067)
to Cabell County, WV  0.12% ($24,467)
to Monongalia County, WV  0.11% ($28,536)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.2
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.3

Births per 1000 population in Raleigh County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.7

Deaths per 1000 population in Raleigh County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 9.6
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 8.0

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Raleigh County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 15,873 (11,436 aged, 4,437 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 15%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 3.79
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 26609.41
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 616.360
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 99658.98

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1096.420
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1125.470
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 3.79

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 41.74
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 77.05

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 10.11

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 56.3. This is more than state average.

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 163.5. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

 

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 107.2
  • Other - 56.3

Household type by relationship:

Households: 75,002

Size of family households: 10,454 2-persons, 5,011 3-persons, 3,621 4-persons, 1,545 5-persons, 451 6-persons, 240 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 9,090 1-person, 1,179 2-persons, 146 3-persons, 60 4-persons, 28 5-persons, 2 6-persons, 4 7-or-more-persons.

96.4% of residents of Raleigh County speak English at home.
1.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (68% speak English very well, 8% speak English well, 24% speak English not well).
1.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (76% speak English very well, 18% speak English well, 5% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
0.6% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (60% speak English very well, 28% speak English well, 12% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (89% speak English very well, 2% speak English well, 7% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $642,442,000 ($8114 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $19,055,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $277,950,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $127,859,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $1,316,000
Federal grants: $118,812,000
Federal procurement contracts: $21,252,000 ($489,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $95,252,000 ($11,320,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $4,137,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $9,558,000
Federal Government insurance: $38,217,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 4,575
Here:

58 per 1000 residents
State:

60 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 5,016
Here:

63 per 1000 residents
State:

61 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +205
Here:

+3 per 1000 residents
State:

+2 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +265
Here:

+3 per 1000 residents
State:

+6 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Raleigh County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 9.07 millions of gallons per day (2% from ground, 98% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.8
State:

5.9

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.5
State:

4.5

Year house built

Rooms in houses/apartments in Raleigh County, West Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 13
  • 2 rooms: 111
  • 3 rooms: 339
  • 4 rooms: 3,296
  • 5 rooms: 6,397
  • 6 rooms: 6,194
  • 7 rooms: 4,002
  • 8 rooms: 2,192
  • 9+ rooms: 1,782
  • 1 room: 66
  • 2 rooms: 431
  • 3 rooms: 828
  • 4 rooms: 2,340
  • 5 rooms: 1,983
  • 6 rooms: 1,056
  • 7 rooms: 401
  • 8 rooms: 210
  • 9+ rooms: 152
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Raleigh County, West Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 39
  • 1 bedroom: 483
  • 2 bedrooms: 6,606
  • 3 bedrooms: 13,371
  • 4 bedrooms: 3,121
  • 5+ bedrooms: 706
  • no bedroom: 124
  • 1 bedroom: 1,335
  • 2 bedrooms: 3,321
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,326
  • 4 bedrooms: 321
  • 5+ bedrooms: 40
Cars and other vehicles available in Raleigh County, West Virginia in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 1,972
  • 1 vehicle: 7,730
  • 2 vehicles: 10,509
  • 3 vehicles: 3,213
  • 4 vehicles: 717
  • 5+ vehicles: 185
  • no vehicle: 1,732
  • 1 vehicle: 3,666
  • 2 vehicles: 1,824
  • 3 vehicles: 216
  • 4 vehicles: 7
  • 5+ vehicles: 22

63% of Raleigh County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 60% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 43% lived in West Virginia.

Raleigh County:

62.7%
State average:

63.6%


Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $49,000


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 2%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Raleigh County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (45.0%)
  • Electricity (40.7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4.8%)
  • Wood (3.9%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3.5%)
  • Coal or coke (1.8%)
  • Electricity (47.2%)
  • Utility gas (43.0%)
  • Wood (3.1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2.6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2.6%)
  • Coal or coke (1.1%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 423
Here:

5.3%
West Virginia:

5.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 163
Here:

3.9%
West Virginia:

4.8%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 1,309
Here:

40.8%
West Virginia:

15.4%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)


Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninst.)


Expenditure Revenue

Raleigh County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:


Raleigh County government finances - Revenue in 2006:


Raleigh County government finances - Debt in 2006:


Raleigh County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:


Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:



Raleigh County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1991
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Raleigh County Fatal accident statistics for 1992 - 2009
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)




Most common first names in Raleigh County, WV among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James67871.2 years
John55172.7 years
William54772.0 years
Mary48677.8 years
Robert35970.6 years
Charles34869.8 years
George28973.5 years
Margaret16778.6 years
Thomas15569.9 years
Virginia14877.1 years
Most common last names in Raleigh County, WV among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith34873.9 years
Lilly33475.7 years
Williams22574.4 years
Meadows20474.3 years
Thompson16275.0 years
Jones15674.6 years
Miller14972.9 years
Davis14976.4 years
Martin13374.2 years
Walker13171.2 years
Businesses in Raleigh County, WV
NameCountNameCount
AT&T2Lowe's1
American Eagle Outfitters1Marriott2
Applebee's1MasterBrand Cabinets7
Arby's1Maurices1
AutoZone1McDonald's4
Bath & Body Works1Microtel1
Blockbuster1Nike7
Burger King1Outback1
CVS4Outback Steakhouse1
Carson Pirie Scott1Pac Sun1
Chick-Fil-A2Papa John's Pizza1
Comfort Inn1PetSmart1
Cracker Barrel1Pizza Hut3
Curves1Quality1
Dairy Queen2RadioShack3
Days Inn1Rite Aid4
Deb1Ruby Tuesday1
Econo Lodge1Rue211
Fashion Bug1Ryan's Grill1
FedEx9SAS Shoes1
Finish Line1SONIC Drive-In1
GNC1Sam's Club1
GameStop3Sears2
Goodwill6Shoe Carnival1
H&R Block5Sleep Inn1
Hardee's2Spencer Gifts1
Hobby Lobby1Sprint Nextel1
Holiday Inn1Staples1
Hot Topic1Starbucks2
Howard Johnson1Subway10
IHOP1Super 83
JCPenney1T.J.Maxx1
Jones New York2Taco Bell1
KFC2True Value1
Kincaid2U-Haul4
Kmart1U.S. Cellular5
Kohl's1UPS14
Kroger3Victoria's Secret1
La-Z-Boy3Walgreens3
Lane Bryant1Walmart2
Lane Furniture4Wendy's4
Little Caesars Pizza2YMCA1
Long John Silver's2
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