Craigsville, WV Population

Population: 2,204
Males: 1,054 (47.8%), Females: 1,150 (52.2%)

Nicholas County

Zip code: 26205

Median resident age: 39.3 years
Median household income: $24,631
Median house value: $63,200

Races in Craigsville:

  • White Non-Hispanic (99.1%)

Ancestries: United States (22.5%), German (13.7%), Irish (12.9%), English (8.2%), Dutch (2.5%), Italian (1.2%).

Elevation: 2312 feet

Land area: 6.1 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Craigsville

  • High school or higher: 69.8%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 9.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.5%
  • Unemployed: 5.8%
  • Mean travel time to work: 25.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Craigsville CDP

  • Never married: 14.7%
  • Now married: 68.3%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 7.2%
  • Divorced: 9.5%

0.3% Foreign born

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Craigsville:

  • RICHWOOD AREA COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (about 11 miles; RICHWOOD, WV)
  • SUMMERSVILLE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 17 miles; SUMMERSVILLE, WV)
  • WEBSTER COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 21 miles; WEBSTER SPRINGS, WV)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Craigsville:

  • GREENBRIER VALLEY (about 38 miles; LEWISBURG, WV; Abbreviation: LWB)
  • RALEIGH COUNTY MEMORIAL (about 51 miles; BECKLEY, WV; Abbreviation: BKW)
  • YEAGER (about 66 miles; CHARLESTON, WV; Abbreviation: CRW)
Other public-use airports nearest to Craigsville:

  • RICHWOOD MUNI (about 6 miles; RICHWOOD, WV; Abbreviation: 3I4)
  • SUMMERSVILLE (about 18 miles; SUMMERSVILLE, WV; Abbreviation: SXL)
  • BRAXTON COUNTY (about 25 miles; SUTTON, WV; Abbreviation: 48I)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Craigsville:

  • WEST VIRGINIA STATE COLLEGE (about 64 miles; INSTITUTE, WV; Full-time enrollment: 3,688)
  • CONCORD COLLEGE (about 66 miles; ATHENS, WV; Full-time enrollment: 2,723)
  • NATIONAL BUSINESS COLLEGE (about 82 miles; SALEM, VA; Full-time enrollment: 2,382)
  • VIRGINIA POLYTECHNIC INSTITUTE AND STATE UNIV (about 82 miles; BLACKSBURG, VA; Full-time enrollment: 25,754)
  • RADFORD UNIVERSITY (about 83 miles; RADFORD, VA; Full-time enrollment: 8,034)
  • BLUEFIELD STATE COLLEGE (about 83 miles; BLUEFIELD, WV; Full-time enrollment: 2,096)
  • NEW RIVER COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 85 miles; DUBLIN, VA; Full-time enrollment: 2,262)
Public primary/middle schools in Craigsville:

  • CRAIGSVILLE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 349; Location: STAR RT 1 BOX 313; Grades: PK – 06)
  • BEAVER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 134; Location: HC 59 BOX 27; Grades: PK – 06)
  • NICHOLAS COUNTY CAREER/TECHNICAL CENTER (Students: 1; Location: HC59 BOX 311; Grades: 09 – 09)

Libraries

Library in Craigsville:

  • CRAIGSVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $71,544; Location: HC 59 BOX 314 SCHOOL STREET; 27,324 books; 6 audio materials; 143 video materials; 7 serial subscriptions)