Alum Creek, WV Population

By | July 2, 2019

Population: 1,839
Males: 884 (48.1%), Females: 955 (51.9%)

Kanawha County

Zip code: 25003

Median resident age: 39.6 years
Median household income: $40,714
Median house value: $94,200

Races in Alum Creek:

  • White Non-Hispanic (99.0%)

Ancestries: United States (24.9%), Irish (11.1%), English (5.7%), German (5.5%), Dutch (3.5%), Italian (1.3%).

Elevation: 624 feet

Land area: 17.2 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Alum Creek

  • High school or higher: 83.8%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 15.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.7%
  • Unemployed: 8.1%
  • Mean travel time to work: 26.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Alum Creek CDP

  • Never married: 22.1%
  • Now married: 61.7%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 6.3%
  • Divorced: 9.4%

0.3% Foreign born

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Alum Creek:

  • THOMAS MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 8 miles; SOUTH CHARLESTON, WV)
  • CHARLESTON AREA MED CNTR (about 15 miles; CHARLESTON, WV)
  • EYE & EAR CLINIC OF CHARLESTON,THE (about 15 miles; CHARLESTON, WV)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Alum Creek:

  • YEAGER (about 18 miles; CHARLESTON, WV; Abbreviation: CRW)
  • TRI-STATE/MILTON J. FERGUSON FIELD (about 51 miles; HUNTINGTON, WV; Abbreviation: HTS)
  • RALEIGH COUNTY MEMORIAL (about 60 miles; BECKLEY, WV; Abbreviation: BKW)
Other public-use airports nearest to Alum Creek:

  • ONA AIRPARK (about 28 miles; MILTON, WV; Abbreviation: 12V)
  • LOGAN COUNTY (about 30 miles; LOGAN, WV; Abbreviation: 6L4)
  • LEON (about 31 miles; LEON, WV; Abbreviation: W07)
Amtrak station near Alum Creek:

  • 14 miles: CHARLESTON (350 MCCORKLE AVE. SE). Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Alum Creek:

  • WEST VIRGINIA STATE COLLEGE (about 19 miles; INSTITUTE, WV; Full-time enrollment: 3,688)
  • MARSHALL UNIVERSITY (about 44 miles; HUNTINGTON, WV; Full-time enrollment: 12,361)
  • WEST VIRGINIA UNIVERSITY AT PARKERSBURG (about 71 miles; PARKERSBURG, WV; Full-time enrollment: 2,306)
  • OHIO UNIVERSITY-MAIN CAMPUS (about 75 miles; ATHENS, OH; Full-time enrollment: 18,721)
  • CONCORD COLLEGE (about 81 miles; ATHENS, WV; Full-time enrollment: 2,723)
  • BLUEFIELD STATE COLLEGE (about 81 miles; BLUEFIELD, WV; Full-time enrollment: 2,096)
  • SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 82 miles; RICHLANDS, VA; Full-time enrollment: 2,412)
Public primary/middle school in Alum Creek:

  • MIDWAY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 375; Location: RR 1 BOX 130; Grades: PK – 06)