Stanaford, WV Population

Population: 1,443
Males: 673 (46.6%), Females: 770 (53.4%)

Raleigh County

Median resident age: 45.7 years
Median household income: $30,640
Median house value: $91,000

Races in Stanaford:

  • White Non-Hispanic (86.7%)
  • Black (9.4%)
  • Two or more races (1.5%)
  • American Indian (1.0%)
  • Hispanic (0.9%)
  • Other race (0.8%)

Ancestries: United States (22.9%), German (9.9%), Irish (6.7%), English (5.4%), Italian (4.9%), French (4.3%).

Elevation: 2420 feet

Land area: 1.9 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Stanaford

  • High school or higher: 61.5%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 17.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.3%
  • Unemployed: 12.0%
  • Mean travel time to work: 15.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Stanaford CDP

  • Never married: 20.7%
  • Now married: 57.9%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 12.2%
  • Divorced: 7.9%

1.0% Foreign born

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Stanaford:

  • BECKLEY APPALACHIAN REGIONAL HOSPITAL (about 4 miles; BECKLEY, WV)
  • RALEIGH GENERAL HOSPITAL (about 4 miles; BECKLEY, WV)
  • PLATEAU MEDICAL CENTER (about 12 miles; OAK HILL, WV)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Stanaford:

  • RALEIGH COUNTY MEMORIAL (about 4 miles; BECKLEY, WV; Abbreviation: BKW)
  • YEAGER (about 48 miles; CHARLESTON, WV; Abbreviation: CRW)
  • GREENBRIER VALLEY (about 54 miles; LEWISBURG, WV; Abbreviation: LWB)
Other public-use airports nearest to Stanaford:

Amtrak stations near Stanaford:

  • 8 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.
  • 11 miles: THURMOND (C & O DEPOT)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Stanaford:

  • CONCORD COLLEGE (about 28 miles; ATHENS, WV; Full-time enrollment: 2,723)
  • BLUEFIELD STATE COLLEGE (about 38 miles; BLUEFIELD, WV; Full-time enrollment: 2,096)
  • WEST VIRGINIA STATE COLLEGE (about 43 miles; INSTITUTE, WV; Full-time enrollment: 3,688)
  • NEW RIVER COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 60 miles; DUBLIN, VA; Full-time enrollment: 2,262)
  • RADFORD UNIVERSITY (about 63 miles; RADFORD, VA; Full-time enrollment: 8,034)
  • SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 68 miles; RICHLANDS, VA; Full-time enrollment: 2,412)
  • VIRGINIA POLYTECHNIC INSTITUTE AND STATE UNIV (about 71 miles; BLACKSBURG, VA; Full-time enrollment: 25,754)