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Moving To Bluefield

Welcome to the City of Bluefield! We are excited you are moving into the city. Bluefield is a wonderful community to live in.  Here are a few quick facts about Bluefield:

- Bluefield is a community of 10,447 residents spread across 6,000 households
- Our community is home to a diverse population
- Bluefield derived its name from the blue chicory flowers which color the landscape a purplish-blue hue during the summer
- Known as "Nature's Air-Conditioned City" where free lemonade is distributed to the community by the Chamber of Commerce should the temperature reach 90 degrees

The City of Bluefield seeks to provide a safe community to live, work, and visit.  Bluefield has a rich history of railroad and coal, culture, arts and great outdoor recreation available.  This tradition continues with a number of exciting events.

To help you learn more about Bluefield and the surrounding area, browse this site, visit www.visitmercercounty.com, or visit www.bluefieldchamber.com.

If you have questions, suggestions, or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact us.  A good point of contact for new residents is the Community and Economic Development Office, which can be reached at 304.325.2401 ext. 2405.  

Again, welcome to the City of Bluefield!  Thank you for making our community your home.