Cross Lanes is a census-designated place (CDP) and suburb of Charleston in Kanawha County, West Virginia, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 9,995.
Cross Lanes is a census-designated place in the suburbs of Charleston, West Virginia. It is located at 38°25′45″N 81°46′33″W (38.429096, -81.775854).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the Cross Lanes CDP has a total area of 6.4 square miles (16.6 km2), of which 6.4 square miles (16.5 km2) is land and 0.04 square mile (0.1 km2) (0.65%) is water.
As of the census of 2010, there were 9,995 people, 4,053 households. The population density was 1,594.4 people per square mile (615.9/km2). There were 4,481 housing units at an average density of 690.1/sq mi (266.6/km2). The racial makeup of the CDP was 93.63% White, 3.84% Black or African American, 0.21% Native American, 1.24% Asian, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 0.10% from other races, and 0.96% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.57% of the population.
There were 4,231 households, out of which 33.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 56.5% were married couples living together, 11.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 29.3% were non-families. 25.2% of all households were made up of individuals, and 6.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older.