Basic information about the Raleigh County
The Raleigh County is located in the state of West Virginia. This county occupies 610 square miles, with 5 square miles being water areas. There are 78.859 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Raleigh County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (88.51%), followed by Black or African American (8.2%) and Two or More races (1.73%). There are 31.831 households in the county, while 66,99% of them are family households and 33,01% represent non family households. There are 20 cities and towns in Raleigh County. The most populated city is Beckley city and the smallest town or village is Rhodell town.