Kimball, WV Population

Population: 411. Estimated population in July 2020: 360 (-12.4% change)
Males: 173 (42.1%), Females: 238 (57.9%)

McDowell County

Zip code: 24853

Median resident age: 42.3 years
Median household income: $17,333
Median house value: $24,000

Races in Kimball:

  • Black (63.3%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (34.1%)
  • Two or more races (2.4%)
  • American Indian (1.7%)

Ancestries: Italian (4.9%), United States (2.9%), German (2.4%), Irish (2.4%), Subsaharan African (2.4%), English (1.9%).

Elevation: 1492 feet

Land area: 0.3 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Kimball

  • High school or higher: 67.6%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 16.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.8%
  • Unemployed: 23.1%
  • Mean travel time to work: 16.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Kimball town

  • Never married: 33.0%
  • Now married: 37.8%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 16.0%
  • Divorced: 12.2%

1.7% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -135 (-24.7%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Kimball:

  • WELCH COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (about 5 miles; WELCH, WV)
  • TAZEWELL COMMUNITY HOSP (about 22 miles; TAZEWELL, VA)
  • BLUEFIELD REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (about 23 miles; BLUEFIELD, WV)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Kimball:

  • RALEIGH COUNTY MEMORIAL (about 37 miles; BECKLEY, WV; Abbreviation: BKW)
  • YEAGER (about 65 miles; CHARLESTON, WV; Abbreviation: CRW)
  • GREENBRIER VALLEY (about 83 miles; LEWISBURG, WV; Abbreviation: LWB)
Other public-use airports nearest to Kimball:

  • WELCH MUNI (about 2 miles; WELCH, WV; Abbreviation: I25)
  • KEE FIELD (about 13 miles; PINEVILLE, WV; Abbreviation: I16)
  • MERCER COUNTY (about 24 miles; BLUEFIELD, WV; Abbreviation: BLF)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Kimball:

  • BLUEFIELD STATE COLLEGE (about 23 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 35 miles; ATHENS, WV; Full-time enrollment: 2,723)
  • WEST VIRGINIA STATE COLLEGE (about 59 miles; INSTITUTE, WV; Full-time enrollment: 3,688)
  • NEW RIVER COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 62 miles; DUBLIN, VA; Full-time enrollment: 2,262)
  • RADFORD UNIVERSITY (about 70 miles; RADFORD, VA; Full-time enrollment: 8,034)
  • VIRGINIA POLYTECHNIC INSTITUTE AND STATE UNIV (about 82 miles; BLACKSBURG, VA; Full-time enrollment: 25,754)
Public primary/middle school in Kimball:

  • KIMBALL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 205; Location: ROUTE #52; Grades: PK – 06)