Fayette County, West Virginia Basics:

Fayette County West Virginia - Government Site

Population: 45,898
Area: 662 square miles
County seat: Fayetteville
Area code(s) in use: 304
Time zone: EST
High school graduate or higher: 78.9%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.4%
Median household income: $34,891
Persons in poverty: 19.8%
Home ownership rate: 76.9%
Mean travel time to work: 25.8 minutes

Adjacent counties:
Clay  Greenbrier  Kanawha  Nicholas  Raleigh  Summers  

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Places in Fayette County, West Virginia

  Airports     show all on map

Alloy Heliport, Fayette Airport, Lee Massey Airport, New River Gorge Airport

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Koontz Bend, The Loop

  Bridges     show all on map

C D Coleman Bridge, Charles C Rogers Bridge, Earl M Vickers Bridge, Gauley Bridge, Kevin Ritchie Memorial Bridge, New River Gorge Bridge, Pax Avenue Bridge, Shawver Bridge (historical), Sievy Bridge (historical), Skitter Creek Bridge, Stanley Bender Memorial Bridge, Thomas Buford Pugh Memorial Bridge, Thurmond Bridge, Tunny Hunsaker Bridge, West Virginia Turnpike Bridge

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Ansted Certified Volunteer Fire Department, Ansted Police Department, Ansted Public Library, Armstrong Creek Volunteer Fire Department, Boomer Volunteer Fire Department, Danese Volunteer Fire Department, Fayette County Courthouse, Fayette County Sheriff's Office, Fayette County Sheriff's Office Danese Detachment, Fayette County Sheriff's Office Smithers Detachment, Fayetteville Fire Department, Fayetteville Police Department, Fayetteville Public Library, Gauley Bridge Police Department, Gauley Bridge Public Library, Gauley Bridge Volunteer Fire Department, Gauley River Volunteer Fire Department, General Ambulance Service Incorporated Main Street Substation, General Ambulance Service Incorporated Station 1, General Ambulance Service Incorporated Station 5, General Ambulance Service Incorporated Station 6, Glade Creek Grist Mill, Historic Fayette Theatre (historical), Jan - Care Ambulance Service Incorporated Ansted, Jan - Care Ambulance Service Incorporated Fayetteville, Jan - Care Ambulance Service Incorporated Gauley Bridge, Jan - Care Ambulance Service Incorporated Maintenance Garage, Jan - Care Ambulance Service Incorporated Montgomery, Jan - Care Ambulance Service Incorporated Mount Hope, Jan - Care Ambulance Service Incorporated Oak Hill, Jan - Care Ambulance Service Incorporated West End, Loup Creek Volunteer Fire Department, Loup Creek Volunteer Fire Department Robson Station, Meadow Bridge Public Library, Meadow Bridge Volunteer Fire Department, Montgomery Police Department, Montgomery Public Library, Mount Hope Police Department, Mount Hope Volunteer Fire Department, Mount Olive Correctional Complex, National Park Service New River Gorge National River Headquarters, New River Gorge Convention & Visitors Bureau, Nuttall Volunteer Fire Department, Oak Hill City Hall, Oak Hill Police Department, Oak Hill Public Library, Oak Hill Volunteer Fire Department, Old Stone House, Pax Volunteer Fire Department, Smithers Police Department, Smithers Volunteer Fire Department, West Virginia Division of Forestry Fayette County Field Office, West Virginia State Police Troop 6 Gauley Bridge Detachment, West Virginia State Police Troop 6 Oak Hill Detachment, West Virginia University Institute of Technology Campus Police

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Long Point

  Cemeteries     show all on map

Abbot Cemetery, Abbott-Huddleston Cemetery, Amick Cemetery, Anderson Cemetery, Bays Cemetery, Blake Cemetery, Cottle Cemeteries, Craig Cemeteries, Davis Cemetery, Ellison Cemetery, Gethsemane Memorial Gardens, Goddard Cemetery, Guthrie Cemetery, Harrah Cemetery, Henson Cemetery, High Lawn Memorial Park, Hilltop Cemetery, Holly Cemetery, Huse Memorial Cemetery, Jennette Cemetery, John Nugen Cemetery, Johnson Cemetery, Kingston Cemeteries, Lafferty Cemetery, Layland Cemetery, Legg Cemetery, Lively Cemetery, Lively Cemetery, Meadow Haven Memorial Park, Mount Carbon Cemetery, Mount Chapel Cemetery, Page Tabernackle Cemetery, Pax Cemetery, Peters Cemetery, Pierce Cemetery, Pleasant View Cemetery, Powers Cemetery, Restlawn Memory Gardens, Rich Creek Cemetery, Rider Cemetery, Rinehart Cemetery, Robson Cemetery, Saints Peter and Paul Cemetery, Scarbro Cemetery, Shepard Cemetery, Shuck Cemetery, Smailes Cemetery, Stover Cemetery, Sugar Creek Cemetery, Sutphin Cemetery, Thompson Cemetery, Tyree Cemetery, Tyree Cemetery, Westlake Cemetery, White Cemetery, Willis Cemetery, Wriston Cemetery, Wriston Cemetery, Wriston Cemetery

  Census     show all on map

Beards Fork Census Designated Place, Boomer Census Designated Place, Charlton Heights Census Designated Place, Danese Census Designated Place, Deep Water Census Designated Place, Falls View Census Designated Place, Glen Ferris Census Designated Place, Glen Jean Census Designated Place, Hico Census Designated Place, Hilltop Census Designated Place, Kimberly Census Designated Place, Kincaid Census Designated Place, Lochgelly Census Designated Place, Lookout Census Designated Place, Minden Census Designated Place, Mount Carbon Census Designated Place, Page Census Designated Place, Powellton Census Designated Place, Prince Census Designated Place, Scarbro Census Designated Place, Whipple Census Designated Place, Winona Census Designated Place

  Churches     show all on map

Antioch Church, Bailey Memorial Church, Beacon Church, Beauty Mountain Church, Bells Creek Church, Bethel Baptist Church, Big Sewell Baptist Church, Brackens Creek Church, Calvary Baptist Church, Calvin Church, Cane Branch Church, Chestnut Grove Church, Church of God (historical), Clifty Church, Doggett Missionary Baptist Church, Eagle Church, Evergreen Church, Fairview Church, Fayetteville Baptist Church, Fayetteville Presbyterian Church, Fayetteville United Methodist Church, First Baptist Church, First Brethren Church, First Church of God, First Presbyterian Church, First Union Baptist Church (historical), Gentry Church, Goodhope Church, Gospel Tabernacle, Greenvalley Church, Gum Springs Church, Hillcrest Church, Hopewell Baptist Church, Horseshoe Creek Church, Huddleston Memorial Church, Keslers Memorial Church, Kilsyth Baptist Church, Kingdom Hall of Jehovahs Witnesses, Laurel Branch Church, Laurel Grove Baptist Church, Layland Church, Liberty Church, Little Laurel Church, Little Rock Church, Locust Grove Church, Long Branch Church, Loop Creek Church, Loops Road Church, Maplewood Church, McKenney Church, Meadow Fork Church, Mill Brook Church, Miller Church, Minnie Belle Baptist Church, Mossy Church, Mount Chapel, Mount Eary Church, Mount Hope Baptist Church, Mount Hope Presbyterian Church, Mount Zion Church, Mount Zion Church, Oak Grove Church, Oak Hill Baptist Church, Oak Hill Christian Church, Oak Hill United Methodist Church, Oakvale Church, Packs Branch Baptist Church, Pleasant Grove Church, Pleasant View Church, Richmond Chapel, Roseville Church, Saint Andrew Episcopal CHurch, Saint Anthonys Church, Saints Peter & Paul Catholic Parish Church, Salem Church, Scrabble Creek Church, Shady Grove Church, Sturgeon Branch Church, Sunday Road Church, White Oak Church, Zickafoose Church

  Cliffs     show all on map

Dowdy Bluff

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Interchange 54, Interchange 60, Interchange 66, Rader Ford, Woods Ferry (historical)

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Babcock State Park Lake Number One Dam, Cedar Branch Dam, Coal Run Number One Dam, Coal Run Number Two Dam, Fayette County Lake Number One Dam, Gauley Junction Dam, Skitter Creek Dam, Unnamed Tributary Barren Branch Dam, Unnamed Tributary of Plum Orchard Creek Dam

  Falls     show all on map

Kanawha Falls

  Flats     show all on map

Chestnut Flat, Chestnut Flat

  Gaps     show all on map

Nicholas Gap, Silver Gap

  Hospitals     show all on map

Montgomery General Hospital, Plateau Medical Center

  Islands     show all on map

Wheeler Islands

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Aldrich Camp, Arthurs Siding (historical), Bridge Haven Golf Club, Camp Beckwith 4-H Camp, Fayette Square Shooping Center, Fountain Terrace Shopping Center, Gwinns Siding (historical), Hawks Nest Country Club, Hawks Nest State Park Golf Course, Lick Knob Lookout Tower, Mann Mountain Lookout Tower, Nuttall Station, Price Hill Junction, Rich Creek Junction, Skyline Shopping Center, Stone Cliff, West Virginia State College 4-H Camp, White Oak Country Club, White Oak Country Club Golf Course, Withrows Mill (historical)

  Mines     show all on map

Kaymoor Number 1

  Parks     show all on map

Babcock State Park, Collins Park, Gauley River National Recreation Area, Hawks Nest State Park, Janutola Park, McKendreee Public Hunting and Fishing Area, New River Gorge National River, Plum Orchard Lake Wildlife Management Area

  Pillars     show all on map

Spy Rock

  Populated Places     show all on map

Agnew, Alaska (historical), Alloy, Alta, Ames, Ames Heights, Ansted, Babcock, Bachman, Backus, Bays Heights, Beards Fork, Beauty, Beckwith, Beelick Knob, Bellwood, Beury, Boomer, Boone (historical), Boonesborough, Bowlin, Brooklyn, Brownsville, Bryce, Cannelton, Caperton, Carbondale, Carlisle, Carver (historical), Charlton Heights, Chestnut Knob, Chimney Corner, Claremont, Clifftop, Clifty, Coalfield, Collinsdale, Columbia, Concho, Corliss, Cotton Hill, Crescent, Crickmer, Cunard, Danese, Deegans, Deep Water, Deitz (historical), Dempsey, Derryhale, Dewitt, Dimmock, Divide, Dothan, Dubree (historical), Dunloup, Eagle, East Kingston, East Oak Hill, East Sewell (historical), Edmond, Elkridge, Elliot (historical), Elverton, Ephram (historical), Erskine (historical), Export (historical), Falls View, Fayette, Fayette Heights, Fayetteville, Finlow (historical), Fire Creek (historical), Gamoca, Garten, Gatewood, Gauley, Gauley Bridge, Gaymont, Glade, Glen Ferris, Glen Jean, Grayden, Greenstown, Greenwood (historical), Hamilton, Hamilton (historical), Harewood, Harlem Heights, Harvey, Hawks Nest, Hemlock, Hico, Hilltop, Hilton Village, Honeydew (historical), Hopewell, Ingram Branch, Jenky, Jodie, Kanawha Falls, Kathryn, Kaymoor, Keeneys Creek, Kilsyth, Kimberly, Kincaid, Kingston, KM Junction, Landisburg, Lansing, Laurel Creek, Lawton, Layland, Layland Heights, Leander, Lee, Lick Fork, Lick Fork, Lively, Lochgelly, Long Branch, Longacre, Lookout, Lucas, Macdonald, MacDougal, Mahan, Maplewood, Marting, Marvel, Maywood, McDunn, McKendree, Meadow Bridge, Meadow Fork, Medo, Michigan (historical), Midway, Milburn, Mincar (historical), Minden, Montgomery Heights, Mossy, Mount Carbon, Mount Hope, Mount Olive, Mountain Cove, Mulvane (historical), Nallen, Newlyn, Newlyn (historical), Newtown, North Page, Nuttalburg (historical), Oak Hill, Oak Hill Junction, Oak Ridge, Oakland, Ogden, Old Gauley, Packs Branch, Page, Pax, Pennbrook (historical), Pine Grove, Pittman, Powellton, Prince, Prudence, Quinnimont, Ramsey, Ravenseye, Red Ash (historical), Red Spring, Redstar, Robson, Rocklick, Romont, Rosedale, Roseville (historical), Rush Run (historical), Russellville, Salem, Sanger, Scarbro, Sewell, Shawver, Smithers, South Caperton, South Fayette, South Nuttall (historical), Spring Dale, Spy Rock, Sturgeon Branch (historical), Summerlee, Sun, Sunnyside (historical), Surbaugh, Thayer, Thurmond, Turkey Knob, Vanetta, Victor, Weirwood, Westerly, Whipple, Whipple Junction, White Oak Junction, Whitney (historical), Willis Branch, Wingrove, Winona, Wriston, Wyndal, Youngstown

  Post Offices     show all on map

Dothan Post Office, Edmond Post Office (historical), Glen Jean Post Office, Harvey Post Office, Hilltop Post Office, Mount Hope Post Office, Oak Hill Post Office, Redstar Post Office, Scarbro Post Office

  Rapidss     show all on map

Double Z Rapids, Dudleys Dip Rapids, Fayette Station Rapids, Greyhound Rapids, Heaven Help You Rapids, Insignificant Rapids, Iron Ring Rapids, Keeneys Rapids, Koontz Flume Rapids, Lost Paddle Rapids, Lower Mash Rapids, Lower Railroad Rapids, Millers Folly Rapids, Pillow Rock Rapids, Pure Screaming Hell Rapids, Silo Rapids, Surprise Rapids, Sweet Falls Rapids, Upper Mash Rapids, Upper Railroad Rapids

  Reservoirs     show all on map

Coal Run, Hawk Lake, Plum Orchard Lake

  Ridges     show all on map

Crooked Ridge, Dogwood Ridge, Fork Ridge, Hogpen Ridge, Lick Fork Ridge, Middle Ridge, Miller Ridge, Pea Ridge, The Divide, Trace Ridge, Walnut Ridge, Wolfpen Ridge

  Schools     show all on map

Altamont School (historical), Ansted Elementary School, Ansted Middle School, Beards Fork Elementary School (historical), Beckwith School (historical), Beech Run School (historical), Boomer Christian School, Buffalo School (historical), Cane Branch School (historical), Carnifex School (historical), Chesnut Grove School (historical), Chesnut Knob School (historical), Clendenin School (historical), Coleman School (historical), Collins High School (historical), Collins Middle School, Corlis School (historical), Crooked Run School (historical), Danese Christian School, Danese Elementary School, Danese School (historical), Dickerson School (historical), Divide Elementary School, Dogwood Gap School (historical), Dogwood Ridge School (historical), Duncan School (historical), East End School (historical), Ebenezer School (historical), Eburnean School (historical), Estuary School (historical), Eureka School (historical), Excelsior School (historical), Fairview School (historical), Falls View Elementary School (historical), Fayette Institute of Technology, Fayetteville Elementary School, Fayetteville High School, Fayetteville Middle School (historical), Flannigan School (historical), Garden Ground School (historical), Gatewood Elementary School, Gauley Bridge Elementary School, Gauley Bridge High School (historical), Gauley Bridge Middle School (historical), Gene Spadaro Regional Juvenile Center, Glen Jean Elementary School (historical), Glendale School (historical), Gwinn School (historical), Harrah School (historical), Haynes School (historical), Hess School (historical), Hillside School (historical), Kimberly Elementary School (historical), Kincaid School (historical), Koontz School (historical), Legg School (historical), Lick Fork School (historical), Loop School (historical), Meadow Bridge Elementary School, Meadow Bridge High School, Meadow Bridge Junior-Senior High School (historical), Midland Trail High School, Miles School (historical), Minter School (historical), Montgomery Middle School (historical), Mount Hope Elementary School, Mount Hope High School (historical), Mount Hope Middle School (historical), Mount Olive School (historical), Mountain School (historical), Mountain View Christian School, New Hope School (historical), New River Elementary School, Nuttall Middle School, Oak Hill East End Elementary School (historical), Oak Hill Elementary School (historical), Oak Hill High School, Oakland School (historical), Oakville School (historical), Packs Branch School (historical), Page Elementary School (historical), Patterson School (historical), Pax Elementary School (historical), Pendleton School (historical), Pine Bluff School (historical), Pine Grove School (historical), Pleasant Hill School (historical), Plum Grove School (historical), Plumorchard School (historical), Powellton Elementary School (historical), Prosperity School (historical), Quinton School (historical), Rock of Ages School (historical), Romont School (historical), Rosedale Elementary School, Saints Peter and Paul Catholic School, Scarbro Elementary School (historical), School Number 4 (historical), Serena School (historical), Shade Creek School (historical), Shawver School (historical), Shelton School (historical), Sims School (historical), Springdale School (historical), Summerlee Gifted Center (historical), Sunday Road School (historical), Thomas School (historical), Toney School (historical), Upper Pack Branch School (historical), Valley Elementary School, Valley High School, Victory School (historical), Walnut Flat School (historical), Walnut Knob School (historical), West Virginia Institute of Technology - Montgomery Campus, White School (historical), Wolf Creek School (historical)

  Springs     show all on map

Bobby Gardner Spring, James Hudnall Spring, Summerlee Spring

  Streams     show all on map

Adkins Branch, Adkins Branch, Arbuckle Creek, Armstrong Creek, Arrowwood Creek, Backus Branch, Barren Branch, Bear Branch, Beards Fork, Bee Branch, Beech Bottom Branch, Beelick Branch, Bend Branch, Big Creek, Big Creek, Big Fork, Big Righthand Fork, Big Run, Big Stoney Creek, Bishop Fork, Blake Branch, Boomer Branch, Boyd Branch, Brackens Creek, Bridge Fork, Buck Run, Buckles Branch, Bucklick Branch, Buffalo Creek, Bullpush Fork, Burnt Creek, Butcher Branch, Butler Branch, Camp Branch, Camp Branch, Camp Creek, Cane Branch, Carter Branch, Carter Branch, Cassidy Branch, Cedar Branch, Cedar Creek, Chestnut Knob Fork, Clear Creek, Coal Run, Coalmans Branch, Coleman Branch, Contrary Creek, Copeland Branch, Craig Branch, Crooked Run, Crookshanks Branch, Currycamp Fork, Davis Branch, Davis Branch, Dempsey Branch, Dempsey Branch, Dogwood Creek, Doris Branch, Dowdy Creek, Dunloup Creek, Ellison Branch, Ephraim Creek, Fallrock Branch, Falls Creek, Fern Creek, Fifteenmile Creek, Fire Creek, Fishhook Fork, Fivemile Fork, Floyd Creek, Fourmile Fork, Gauley River, Georges Branch, Gibson Fork, Glade Creek, Glade Creek, Goode Creek, Hamilton Branch, Hamilton Branch, Haynes Branch, Hedricks Creek, Hickory Branch, Hickory Camp Branch, Honey Branch, Horse Creek, Horseshoe Creek, House Branch, Jarrett Branch, Jenkins Branch, Jenkins Fork, Johnson Fork, Kanawha River, Kates Creek, Keeney Creek, Kelly Fork, Knob Branch, Laurel Branch, Laurel Branch, Laurel Branch, Laurel Branch, Laurel Branch, Laurel Creek, Laurel Creek, Laurel Creek, Laurel Creek, Laurel Creek, Laurel Creek, Laurel Creek, Lee Branch, Left Fork Armstrong Creek, Left Fork Big Creek, Left Fork Scrabble Creek, Lefthand Fork Meadow Creek, Levisee Creek, Lick Branch, Lick Fork, Lick Fork, Lick Run, Little Creek, Little Fork, Little Glade Creek, Little Righthand Fork, Little Stony Creek, Lively Branch, Long Branch, Long Branch, Loop Creek, Lykins Creek, Lynch Fork, Manns Creek, Marr Branch, Meadow Branch, Meadow Fork, Milburn Creek, Mill Creek, Mill Creek, Mill Creek, Mill Creek, Molly Kincaid Branch, Mollys Creek, Mossy Creek, Mulberry Fork, Nancy Branch, New River, Old Schoolhouse Branch, Open Fork, Opossum Creek, Orchard Branch, Osborne Creek, Packs Branch, Paddy Branch, Painter Creek, Penfield Branch, Plum Orchard Creek, Pole Creek, Pond Branch, Powellton Fork, Press Kincaid Branch, Quinton Branch, Ramsey Branch, Rattlesnake Run, Red Spring Creek, Rich Creek, Richlick Branch, Riggs Branch, Right Fork Armstrong Creek, Right Fork Beards Fork, Right Fork Big Righthand Fork, Road Fork, Robinson Branch, Rock Camp Branch, Rockcamp Branch, Rocklick Creek, Rush Run, Sand Branch, Sandy Creek, Sandylick Branch, Schoolhouse Branch, Schuyler Fork, Scrabble Creek, Seng Branch, Sevenmile Fork, Shade Creek, Shades Death Creek, Short Creek, Short Creek, Sidenstricker Branch, Sixmile Fork, Skitter Creek, Slater Creek, Smales Branch, Smith Branch, Smith Branch, Smithers Creek, Smoky Branch, Spring Branch, Staton Branch, Sturgeon Branch, Sugar Branch, Sugar Creek, Sugar Creek, Sugar Creek, Sugarcamp Branch, Sugarcamp Branch, Surbaugh Creek, Taylor Branch, Taylor Branch, Terry Branch, Threemile Creek, Toms Branch, Toney Creek, Toney Fork, Town Creek, Tucker Fork, Turkey Creek, Turley Branch, Twomile Creek, Unknown Branch, White Oak Creek, White Oak Fork, Willis Branch, Wilson Branch, Wolf Creek, Wolfpen Creek, Woodrum Branch, Wriston Fork

  Summits     show all on map

Armstrong Mountain, Backus Mountain, Bearwallow Knob, Beelick Knob, Betty Bell Knob, Beury Mountain, Big Rock, Buster Knob, Cheney Knob, Cotton Hill, Emanuel Hill, Flag Knob, Ford Knob, Ford Knob, Fork Mountain, Garden Ground Mountain, Gauley Mountain, Goddard Knob, Greenwood Mountain, Harvey Knob, Haystack Mountain, Highland Mountain, Hodge Knob, Kingston Mountain, Lick Knob, Mann Mountain, Myles Knob, Packs Mountain, Paint Mountain, Patterson Mountain, Payne Knob, Sewell Mountain, Stevens Knob, Stretcher Neck, Swell Knob, Town Creek Knob, Walnut Knob

  Towers     show all on map

Gauley Mountain Lookout Tower, WAXS-FM (Oak Hill), WOAY-AM (Oak Hill), WOAY-TV (Oak Hill), WSWP-TV (Grandview), WTNJ-FM (Mount Hope), WVPB-FM (Beckley)

  Tunnels     show all on map

Blue Hole Tunnel (historical), Carnifex Tunnel, Stretcher Neck Tunnel

  Valleys     show all on map

Austin Hollow, Big Hollow, Black Gum Hollow, Blake Hollow, Canoe Hollow, Cokeoven Hollow, Dark Hollow, Glenco Hollow, Goode Hollow, Gould Hollow, Grassy Lot Hollow, Hemlock Hollow, Hitt Hollow, Litchford Hollow, Little Stop Hollow, Log Chute Hollow, Robin Hollow, Shotgun Hollow, Softwood Hollow, Stop Hollow, Stover Hollow, Sweetwood Hollow, Tank Hollow, Toney Hollow, Tucker Hollow, Veasey Hollow, Whiteface Hollow, Windsor Hollow,

Fayette County, West Virginia Population By Race (2012 estimate)

WhiteFayette County White population 42,91542,914  
BlackFayette County Black population 2,1572,157
MixedFayette County Mixed population 597596
AsianFayette County Asian population 138137
American IndianFayette County American Indian population 9291
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderFayette County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 00

Additional population tables :
State population table
West Virginia population by county