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West Virginia, United States

West Virginia is one of 51 primary administrative regions in United States with a population of approximately 1,817,871 people.

Facts and figures on West Virginia at a glance

Region name: West Virginia (West Virginia)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 1,817,871 people
Country: United States
Continent: North America

The regional headquarters of West Virginia (West Virginia) is located in the regional capital Charleston (Charleston) with a population of 51,400 people.

The distance as the crow flies from West Virginia's regional capital Charleston to United States's capital Washington, D.C. (Washington, D.C.) is approximately 405 km (252 mi).

Facts and figures about West Virginia
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
West Virginia West Virginia1,817,871 peopleCharleston Charleston51,400 people

Compare with other regions in United States.

Map of West Virginia

Map of West Virginia

Information on West Virginia

Information on West Virginia
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
West Virginia West VirginiaCharleston Charleston55United StatesNorth America

Time in West Virginia

Time in West Virginia
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 - 6:42pmIn effect (+1 hour)Sun, 22 Oct 2017 - 5:42pmGMT UTC -4.0America/New_York

Geographic coordinates of West Virginia

Latitude & Longitude of West Virginia
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map38°30'01.4"N (38.5003800°)80°30'00.3"W (-80.5000900°)

Subregions in West Virginia

There are 55 administrative subregions in West Virginia.
Subregions in West Virginia
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Barbour County Barbour County1.16,589Philippi Philippi2,966
Berkeley County Berkeley County2.104,169Martinsburg Martinsburg17,227
Boone County Boone County3.24,629Madison Madison3,076
Braxton County Braxton County4.14,523Sutton Sutton994
Brooke County Brooke County5.24,069Wellsburg Wellsburg2,805
Cabell County Cabell County6.96,319Huntington Huntington49,138
Calhoun County Calhoun County7.7,627Grantsville Grantsville561
Clay County Clay County8.9,386Clay Clay491
Doddridge County Doddridge County9.8,202West Union West Union825
Fayette County Fayette County10.46,039Fayetteville Fayetteville2,892
Gilmer County Gilmer County11.8,693Glenville Glenville1,537
Grant County Grant County12.11,937Petersburg Petersburg2,467
Greenbrier County Greenbrier County13.35,480Lewisburg Lewisburg3,830
Hampshire County Hampshire County14.23,964Romney Romney1,848
Hancock County Hancock County15.30,676New Cumberland New Cumberland1,103
Hardy County Hardy County16.14,025Moorefield Moorefield2,544
Harrison County Harrison County17.69,099Clarksburg Clarksburg16,578
Jackson County Jackson County18.29,211Ripley Ripley3,252
Jefferson County Jefferson County19.53,498Charles Town Charles Town5,259
Kanawha County Kanawha County20.193,063Charleston Charleston51,400
Lewis County Lewis County21.16,372Weston Weston4,110
Lincoln County Lincoln County22.21,720Hamlin Hamlin1,142
Logan County Logan County23.36,743Logan Logan1,779
Marion County Marion County24.56,418Fairmont Fairmont18,704
Marshall County Marshall County25.33,107Moundsville Moundsville9,318
Mason County Mason County26.27,324Point Pleasant Point Pleasant4,350
McDowell County McDowell County27.22,113Welch Welch2,406
Mercer County Mercer County28.62,264Princeton Princeton6,432
Mineral County Mineral County29.28,212Keyser Keyser5,439
Mingo County Mingo County30.26,839Williamson Williamson3,191
Monongalia County Monongalia County31.96,189Morgantown Morgantown29,660
Monroe County Monroe County32.13,502Union Union565
Morgan County Morgan County33.17,541Berkeley Springs Berkeley Springs766
Nicholas County Nicholas County34.26,233Summersville Summersville3,572
Ohio County Ohio County35.44,443Wheeling Wheeling28,486
Pendleton County Pendleton County36.7,695Franklin Franklin721
Pleasants County Pleasants County37.7,605Saint Marys Saint Marys1,860
Pocahontas County Pocahontas County38.8,719Marlinton Marlinton1,054
Preston County Preston County39.33,520Kingwood Kingwood2,939
Putnam County Putnam County40.55,486Winfield Winfield2,301
Raleigh County Raleigh County41.78,859Beckley Beckley17,614
Randolph County Randolph County42.29,405Elkins Elkins7,094
Ritchie County Ritchie County43.10,449Harrisville Harrisville1,876
Roane County Roane County44.14,926Spencer Spencer2,322
Summers County Summers County45.13,927Hinton Hinton2,676
Taylor County Taylor County46.16,895Grafton Grafton5,164
Tucker County Tucker County47.7,141Parsons Parsons1,485
Tyler County Tyler County48.9,208Middlebourne Middlebourne815
Upshur County Upshur County49.24,254Buckhannon Buckhannon5,639
Wayne County Wayne County50.42,481Wayne Wayne1,413
Webster County Webster County51.9,154Webster Springs Webster Springs1,009
Wetzel County Wetzel County52.16,583New Martinsville New Martinsville5,366
Wirt County Wirt County53.5,717Elizabeth Elizabeth823
Wood County Wood County54.86,956Parkersburg Parkersburg31,492
Wyoming County Wyoming County55.23,796Pineville Pineville668

External sources of information on West Virginia

West Virginia on Wikipedia