Beaver, WV Population

Population: 1,378
Males: 658 (47.8%), Females: 720 (52.2%)

Zip code: 25813

Median resident age: 39.3 years
Median household income: $25,863
Median house value: $57,200

Races in Beaver:

  • White Non-Hispanic (98.3%)
  • Hispanic (0.5%)
  • Asian Indian (0.5%)

Ancestries: United States (16.5%), German (13.6%), Irish (11.3%), English (5.5%), Dutch (4.6%), Italian (3.8%).

Land area: 4.4 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Beaver

  • High school or higher: 71.7%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 7.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.9%
  • Unemployed: 4.0%
  • Mean travel time to work: 30.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Beaver CDP

  • Never married: 13.5%
  • Now married: 54.2%
  • Separated: 5.7%
  • Widowed: 9.6%
  • Divorced: 17.1%

1.4% Foreign born

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Beaver:

  • BECKLEY APPALACHIAN REGIONAL HOSPITAL (about 5 miles; BECKLEY, WV)
  • RALEIGH GENERAL HOSPITAL (about 5 miles; BECKLEY, WV)
  • PLATEAU MEDICAL CENTER (about 17 miles; OAK HILL, WV)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Beaver:

  • RALEIGH COUNTY MEMORIAL (about 4 miles; BECKLEY, WV; Abbreviation: BKW)
  • YEAGER (about 53 miles; CHARLESTON, WV; Abbreviation: CRW)
  • GREENBRIER VALLEY (about 53 miles; LEWISBURG, WV; Abbreviation: LWB)
Other public-use airports nearest to Beaver:

  • KEE FIELD (about 30 miles; PINEVILLE, WV; Abbreviation: I16)
  • MERCER COUNTY (about 33 miles; BLUEFIELD, WV; Abbreviation: BLF)
  • WELCH MUNI (about 35 miles; WELCH, WV; Abbreviation: I25)
Amtrak stations near Beaver:

  • 10 miles: PRINCE (RTE. 41 NORTH). Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 16 miles: THURMOND (C & O DEPOT)
  • 19 miles: HINTON (FRONT ST.). Services: enclosed waiting area, free short-term parking, free long-term parking.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Beaver:

  • CONCORD COLLEGE (about 23 miles; ATHENS, WV; Full-time enrollment: 2,723)
  • BLUEFIELD STATE COLLEGE (about 33 miles; BLUEFIELD, WV; Full-time enrollment: 2,096)
  • WEST VIRGINIA STATE COLLEGE (about 47 miles; INSTITUTE, WV; Full-time enrollment: 3,688)
  • NEW RIVER COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 55 miles; DUBLIN, VA; Full-time enrollment: 2,262)
  • RADFORD UNIVERSITY (about 59 miles; RADFORD, VA; Full-time enrollment: 8,034)
  • SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 65 miles; RICHLANDS, VA; Full-time enrollment: 2,412)
  • VIRGINIA POLYTECHNIC INSTITUTE AND STATE UNIV (about 68 miles; BLACKSBURG, VA; Full-time enrollment: 25,754)
Private high school in Beaver:

  • VICTORY BAPTIST ACADEMY (Students: 117; Location: PO BOX 549; Grades: KG – 12)
Public primary/middle school in Beaver:

  • SHADY SPRING JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 605; Location: 159 GRANBY CIRCLE; Grades: 06 – 08)