Oakvale, West Virginia Overview
Oakvale, West Virginia includes 0 nearby mines. Oakvale is a town in Mercer County West Virginia along the East River. The population was 121 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Bluefield WV-VA micropolitan area which has a population of 107578.
- Oakvale, West Virginia has a population of 121 (based on numbers from 2010).
- Located in Mercer County, West Virginia.
- Oakvale, West Virginia sits 525 meters (1,722.4 feet) above sea level feet above sea level.
in Oakvale, West Virginia
- 81 Total
- 17 Occurrences
- 25 Prospects
- 2 Plants
- 37 Producers
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