Coal Fork demographics profile

StatisticCoal ForkWest VirginiaNational
Population density (sq mi)2077491
Median age50.041.937.7
Male/Female ratio1.2:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)59%59%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1830%37%43%
Speak English100%98%79%
Speak Spanish0%1%13%
Coal Fork, WV has a population of 1,061 and is the 14,785th largest city in the United States. The population density is 207 per sq mi which is 180% higher than the West Virginia average and 128% higher than the national average. The median age in Coal Fork is 50 which is approximately 19% higher than the West Virginia average of 42. In Coal Fork, 59% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 100% speak English and 0% speak Spanish. 82% of Coal Fork residents were born in West Virginia, 17% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 1% were foreign born.

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  • The population density in Coal Fork is 180% higher than West Virginia.
  • The median age in Coal Fork is 19% higher than West Virginia.
  • In Coal Fork 94.63% of the population is White.
  • In Coal Fork 0.00% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Coal Fork 1.04% of the population is Asian.

Compare Coal Fork, WV Demographics To Other Cities


      Coal Fork population breakdown by race

      RaceCoal ForkWest VirginiaNational
      Black or African American0.00%3.43%12.63%
      American Indian0.00%0.18%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.04%0.18%
      Mixed race4.34%1.83%3.06%
      Other race0.00%0.31%4.75%
      In Coal Fork, 0.6% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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      Source: The Coal Fork, WV demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).