West Virginia

General Information


Official name West Virginia
Capital Charleston
ISO code US-WV
Statistical agency Bureau of the Census, USA


Administrative units

codecountiesadministrative centerarea in
sq.km.
population
2000-04-01
census
population
2010-04-01
census
population
2015-07-01
estimate
54001Barbour CountyPhilippi883.3415,55716,58916,704
54003Berkeley CountyMartinsburg831.7575,905104,169111,901
54005Boone CountyMadison1,298.9825,53524,62923,372
54007Braxton CountySutton1,322.9914,70214,52314,415
54009Brooke CountyWellsburg231.0525,44724,06923,350
54011Cabell CountyHuntington727.8496,78496,31996,844
54013Calhoun CountyGrantsville723.257,5827,6277,470
54015Clay CountyClay885.5210,3309,3868,910
54017Doddridge CountyWest Union828.077,4038,2028,176
54019Fayette CountyFayetteville1,713.4147,57946,03944,997
54021Gilmer CountyGlenville876.717,1608,6938,518
54023Grant CountyPetersburg1,236.3811,29911,93711,766
54025Greenbrier CountyLewisburg2,640.6734,45335,48035,516
54027Hampshire CountyRomney1,658.2420,20323,96423,353
54029Hancock CountyNew Cumberland213.9632,66730,67629,815
54031Hardy CountyMoorefield1,508.1812,66914,02513,852
54033Harrison CountyClarksburg1,077.4668,65269,09968,714
54035Jackson CountyRipley1,202.6628,00029,21129,237
54037Jefferson CountyCharles Town542.9742,19053,49856,482
54039Kanawha CountyCharleston2,335.11200,073193,063188,332
54041Lewis CountyWeston996.8916,91916,37216,448
54043Lincoln CountyHamlin1,131.9322,10821,72021,415
54045Logan CountyLogan1,175.1837,71036,74334,707
54047McDowell CountyWelch1,381.6627,32922,11319,835
54049Marion CountyFairmont799.6356,59856,41856,925
54051Marshall CountyMoundsville791.0635,51933,10731,978
54053Mason CountyPoint Pleasant1,115.6425,95727,32427,037
54055Mercer CountyPrinceton1,085.1862,98062,26461,164
54057Mineral CountyKeyser849.0827,07828,21227,451
54059Mingo CountyWilliamson1,095.8528,25326,83925,292
54061Monongalia CountyMorgantown932.5581,86696,189104,236
54063Monroe CountyUnion1,224.4214,58313,50213,506
54065Morgan CountyBerkeley Springs593.2914,94317,54117,524
54067Nicholas CountySummersville1,675.2626,56226,23325,594
54069Ohio CountyWheeling274.0747,42744,44343,066
54071Pendleton CountyFranklin1,802.768,1967,6957,229
54073Pleasants CountySaint Marys336.967,5147,6057,674
54075Pocahontas CountyMarlinton2,435.319,1318,7198,607
54077Preston CountyKingwood1,680.4129,33433,52033,940
54079Putnam CountyWinfield895.2851,58955,48656,848
54081Raleigh CountyBeckley1,567.8579,22078,85977,510
54083Randolph CountyElkins2,692.7628,26229,40529,126
54085Ritchie CountyHarrisville1,170.6510,34310,4499,982
54087Roane CountySpencer1,252.4115,44614,92614,435
54089Summers CountyHinton933.5912,99913,92713,239
54091Taylor CountyGrafton447.4716,08916,89516,912
54093Tucker CountyParsons1,085.007,3217,1416,966
54095Tyler CountyMiddlebourne663.799,5929,2088,975
54097Upshur CountyBuckhannon918.5123,40424,25424,758
54099Wayne CountyWayne1,310.4842,90342,48140,971
54101Webster CountyWebster Springs1,433.489,7199,1548,755
54103Wetzel CountyNew Martinsville927.3717,69316,58315,816
54105Wirt CountyElizabeth602.205,8735,7175,880
54107Wood CountyParkersburg948.6187,98686,95686,452
54109Wyoming CountyPineville1,293.5725,70823,79622,151
 total 62,258.681,808,3441,852,9941,844,128
source: Bureau of the Census, USA.
note: area = land area in square kilometers (km2).

Main cities

namepopulation
1990-04-01
census
population
2000-04-01
census
population
2010-04-01
census
population
2013-07-01
estimate
Charleston57,28753,42151,40050,821
Huntington....49,13849,177
Parkersburg....31,49231,186
Morgantown....29,66030,666
source: Bureau of the Census, USA.