Hancock County, West Virginia Basics:

Hancock County West Virginia - Government Site

Population: 30,370
Area: 83 square miles
County seat: New Cumberland
Area code(s) in use: 304
Time zone: EST
High school graduate or higher: 88.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.5%
Median household income: $37,465
Persons in poverty: 17.4%
Home ownership rate: 76.7%
Mean travel time to work: 24.0 minutes

Adjacent counties:
Beaver (PA)  Brooke  Columbiana (OH)  Jefferson (OH)  Washington (PA)  

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Map of the Hancock County area

Our detail map of Hancock County shows the Hancock County, West Virginia boundary lines and other interesting items.

Places in Hancock County, West Virginia

  Airports     show all on map

East Liverpool Seaplane Base, Herron Airport, Weirton - Steubenville Seaplane Base

  Bridges     show all on map

Jennings Randolph Bridge, Kings Creek Bridge, Newell Bridge

  Buildings     show all on map

Chester Police Department, Chester Volunteer Fire Department, Hancock County Courthouse, Hancock County Sheriff's Office, Hilltop Drive-in, Lawrenceville Volunteer Fire Department, Lynn Murray Public Library, Mahan Light, Mary H Weir Public Library, New Cumberland Ambulance Service Incorporated, New Cumberland Fire Department, New Cumberland Police Department, New Manchester Volunteer Fire Department, Newell Volunteer Fire Department, Newell Water Works, Oakland District Volunteer Fire Department, Swaney Memorial Library, Weirton Area Ambulance And Rescue, Weirton City Hall, Weirton Fire Department County Road Station, Weirton Fire Department Gilson Avenue Station, Weirton Fire Department Headquarters, Weirton Fire Department Marlin Heights Station, Weirton Heights Volunteer Fire Department, Weirton Police Department, West Virginia State Police Troop 1 New Cumberland Detachment

  Cemeteries     show all on map

Chapel Hill Cemetery, Flats Cemetery, Locust Hill Cemetery, Nessly Chapel Cemetery, New Cumberland Cemetery, Saint Pauls Cemetery, Three Springs Cemetery

  Census     show all on map

Newell Census Designated Place

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All Saints Greek Orthodox Church, Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Greek Catholic Church, Beth Israel Synagogue, Chester Church of the Nazarene, Chester First Christian Church, Church of Christ, Church of the Nazarene, Cove United Presbyterian Church, Emmanuel Mission Church, Fairview Presbyterian Church (historical), First Christian Church, First Methodist Episcopal Church, First Presbyterian Church, First United Methodist Church, First United Methodist Church, Glendale Church, Kingdom Hall of Jehovahs Witnesses, Kings Creek Chapel, Maranatha Assembly of God Church, Memorial Baptist Church, Mount Olive Baptist Church, Nessly Chapel, Newell Nazarene Church, Northside Church of God, Oakland Church, Pleasant Valley United Methodist Church, Point Pleasant Church, Sacred Heart Church, Saint Joseph the Worker Roman Catholic Church, Saint Matthews Episcopal Church, Saint Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Saint Pauls Roman Catholic Church, Saint Peters African Methodist Episcopal Church, Saint Thomas Episcopal Church, Three Springs Presbyterian Church (historical), Trinity Lutheran Church, Union Chapel Methodist Protestant Church (historical), Weirton Christian Church, Weirton Church of Christ, Westminster United Church

  Dams     show all on map

New Cumberland Lock and Dam, New Cumberland Locks and Dam, Tomlinson Run Dam

  Hospitals     show all on map

Weirton General Hospital (historical)

  Islands     show all on map

Babbs Island, Baker Island, Browns Island, Cluster Islands, Griffen Island

  Lakes     show all on map

Tomlinson Run Lake

  Locales     show all on map

Arroyo, Freemans Landing, Mountaineer Woodview Golf Course, New Cumberland Junction, Pleasant Hills Golf Course, Pleasant Valley Country Club, Pleasant Valley Country Club Golf Course, Weirton Shopping Plaza, Williams Country Club, Williams Country Club Golf Course

  Military     show all on map

Fort Chapman (historical)

  Parks     show all on map

Clarke Athletic Field, Hillcrest Wildlife Management Area, Margaret M Weir Park, Tomlinson Run State Park, Waterford Park

  Populated Places     show all on map

Blackhorse (historical), Braithewaite (historical), Brownsdale Mobile Home Park, Chelsea, Chester, Chestnut Hill, Congo, Fairhaven, Holidays Cove, Kings Creek, Lawrenceville, Lennyville, Marland Heights, Moscow, New Cumberland, New Manchester, Newell, Pleasant Valley, Sun Valley, Turkeyfoot (historical), Vermont Terrace, Weircrest, Weirton, Weirton Heights, Zalia

  Post Offices     show all on map

Arroup Post Office (historical), Blair Post Office (historical), Blanche Post Office (historical), Chester Post Office, Congo Post Office (historical), Grant Post Office (historical), Hollidays Cove Post Office, Mercer Post Office (historical), Moscow Post Office (historical), New Cumberland Post Office, New Manchester Post Office, Newell Post Office, Oak Run Post Office (historical), Penrith Post Office (historical), Weirton Post Office

  Reservoirs     show all on map

Cherry Lake, New Cumberland Pool

  Schools     show all on map

Allen T Allison Elementary School, Broadview Elementary School, Central Junior High School (historical), Cove School (historical), Dunbar School (historical), Grandview School (historical), Jefferson Elementary School (historical), Jefferson School (historical), Jefferson School (historical), John D Rockefeller Career Center, Liberty Elementary School, Madonna High School, Marland Heights Elementary School (historical), Mercy Baptist Academy, New Cumberland Elementary School (historical), New Manchester Elementary School, Oak Glen High School, Oak Glen Middle School, Sacred Heart of Mary School, Saint Joseph School, Saint Paul School, Saint Pauls School (historical), Shady Glen School (historical), Weir High School, Weir Middle School, Weirton Elementary School (historical), Weirton Heights Elementary School, Wells High School (historical)

  Springs     show all on map

Brownsdale Mobile Home Park Spring, Conservation Commission Spring

  Streams     show all on map

Congo Run, Cunningham Run, Deep Gut Run, Dry Run, Hardin Run, Herron Run, Holbert Run, Langfitt Run, Lick Run, Marks Run, Marrow Run, Mercer Run, Middle Run, Muchmores Run, North Fork Tomlinson Run, Rush Run, Tomlinson Run, Turkeyfoot Run, Whiteoak Run

  Summits     show all on map

Stewart Hill

  Valleys     show all on map

Laurel Hollow, Shepherds Valley,

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

WhiteHancock County White population 29,09429,094  
BlackHancock County Black population 729728
MixedHancock County Mixed population 425425
AsianHancock County Asian population 9191
American IndianHancock County American Indian population 3030
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderHancock County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 00

Additional population tables :
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