Mac Arthur, WV Population

Population: 1,693
Males: 822 (48.6%), Females: 871 (51.4%)

Raleigh County

Zip code: 25801

Median resident age: 40.2 years
Median household income: $29,607
Median house value: $58,800

Races in MacArthur:

  • White Non-Hispanic (97.8%)
  • Hispanic (0.7%)

Ancestries: United States (29.2%), English (18.0%), Irish (15.2%), Italian (6.4%), German (5.8%), Greek (2.2%).

Elevation: 2400 feet

Land area: 3.0 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in MacArthur

  • High school or higher: 74.2%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 10.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.3%
  • Unemployed: 5.6%
  • Mean travel time to work: 20.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in MacArthur CDP

  • Never married: 16.2%
  • Now married: 63.5%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 7.7%
  • Divorced: 11.4%

0.0% Foreign born

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near MacArthur:

  • BECKLEY APPALACHIAN REGIONAL HOSPITAL (about 3 miles; BECKLEY, WV)
  • RALEIGH GENERAL HOSPITAL (about 3 miles; BECKLEY, WV)
  • PLATEAU MEDICAL CENTER (about 17 miles; OAK HILL, WV)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to MacArthur:

  • RALEIGH COUNTY MEMORIAL (about 7 miles; BECKLEY, WV; Abbreviation: BKW)
  • YEAGER (about 50 miles; CHARLESTON, WV; Abbreviation: CRW)
  • GREENBRIER VALLEY (about 58 miles; LEWISBURG, WV; Abbreviation: LWB)
Other public-use airports nearest to MacArthur:

  • KEE FIELD (about 26 miles; PINEVILLE, WV; Abbreviation: I16)
  • WELCH MUNI (about 32 miles; WELCH, WV; Abbreviation: I25)
  • MERCER COUNTY (about 33 miles; BLUEFIELD, WV; Abbreviation: BLF)
Amtrak stations near MacArthur:

  • 13 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.
  • 17 miles: THURMOND (C & O DEPOT)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to MacArthur:

  • CONCORD COLLEGE (about 26 miles; ATHENS, WV; Full-time enrollment: 2,723)
  • BLUEFIELD STATE COLLEGE (about 34 miles; BLUEFIELD, WV; Full-time enrollment: 2,096)
  • WEST VIRGINIA STATE COLLEGE (about 44 miles; INSTITUTE, WV; Full-time enrollment: 3,688)
  • NEW RIVER COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 59 miles; DUBLIN, VA; Full-time enrollment: 2,262)
  • SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 62 miles; RICHLANDS, VA; Full-time enrollment: 2,412)
  • RADFORD UNIVERSITY (about 63 miles; RADFORD, VA; Full-time enrollment: 8,034)
  • VIRGINIA POLYTECHNIC INSTITUTE AND STATE UNIV (about 72 miles; BLACKSBURG, VA; Full-time enrollment: 25,754)
Public primary/middle school in MacArthur:

  • HOLLYWOOD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 222; Location: 412 OLD MILL RD.; Grades: KG – 05)