Anawalt, WV Population

Population: 272. Estimated population in July 2020: 247 (-9.2% change)
Males: 124 (45.6%), Females: 148 (54.4%)

McDowell County

Zip code: 24808

Median resident age: 42.0 years
Median household income: $13,333
Median house value: $15,700

Races in Anawalt:

  • White Non-Hispanic (90.4%)
  • Black (9.2%)

Ancestries: United States (24.6%), German (10.3%), Irish (8.5%), English (5.1%), Dutch (1.8%), Greek (1.5%).

Elevation: 1687 feet

Land area: 0.7 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Anawalt

  • High school or higher: 49.5%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 1.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.6%
  • Unemployed: 11.5%
  • Mean travel time to work: 38.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Anawalt town

  • Never married: 15.7%
  • Now married: 59.9%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 9.1%
  • Divorced: 13.7%

1.8% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -55 (-16.8%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Anawalt:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Anawalt:

  • RALEIGH COUNTY MEMORIAL (about 38 miles; BECKLEY, WV; Abbreviation: BKW)
  • YEAGER (about 72 miles; CHARLESTON, WV; Abbreviation: CRW)
  • GREENBRIER VALLEY (about 82 miles; LEWISBURG, WV; Abbreviation: LWB)
Other public-use airports nearest to Anawalt:

  • WELCH MUNI (about 8 miles; WELCH, WV; Abbreviation: I25)
  • MERCER COUNTY (about 17 miles; BLUEFIELD, WV; Abbreviation: BLF)
  • KEE FIELD (about 20 miles; PINEVILLE, WV; Abbreviation: I16)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Anawalt:

  • BLUEFIELD STATE COLLEGE (about 16 miles; BLUEFIELD, WV; Full-time enrollment: 2,096)
  • SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 31 miles; RICHLANDS, VA; Full-time enrollment: 2,412)
  • CONCORD COLLEGE (about 32 miles; ATHENS, WV; Full-time enrollment: 2,723)
  • NEW RIVER COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 56 miles; DUBLIN, VA; Full-time enrollment: 2,262)
  • RADFORD UNIVERSITY (about 63 miles; RADFORD, VA; Full-time enrollment: 8,034)
  • WEST VIRGINIA STATE COLLEGE (about 66 miles; INSTITUTE, WV; Full-time enrollment: 3,688)
  • VIRGINIA POLYTECHNIC INSTITUTE AND STATE UNIV (about 76 miles; BLACKSBURG, VA; Full-time enrollment: 25,754)
Public primary/middle school in Anawalt:

  • ANAWALT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 140; Location: SCHOOL HOUSE ROAD; Grades: PK – 08)