Beckley is located in southwest West Virginia. Beckley is part of Raleigh County. Beckley has 9.49 square miles of land area and 0.01 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Beckley population is 17,529, which has grown 1.59% since 2000. The population growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 2.52% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Beckley median household income is $33,616 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 19.54% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 40.01% and is lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Beckley median house value is $107,800 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 49.31% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 37.64% and is higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Beckley is much better than the state average in quality. The Beckley area code is 304.