Preston County, West Virginia Basics:

Preston County West Virginia - Government Site

Population: 33,940
Area: 649 square miles
County seat: Kingwood
Area code(s) in use: 304
Time zone: EST
High school graduate or higher: 83.3%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.6%
Median household income: $45,538
Persons in poverty: 12.9%
Home ownership rate: 80.9%
Mean travel time to work: 30.9 minutes

Adjacent counties:
Barbour  Fayette (PA)  Garrett (MD)  Monongalia  Taylor  Tucker  

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Map of the Preston County area

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

Places in Preston County, West Virginia

  Airports     show all on map

Dawson Army Airfield, Larew Airport, Lynn Airport, McKee Sky Ranch Airport, Moore Field Airport, Titus Field Airport, Valley Point Airport

  Bays     show all on map


  Bends     show all on map

Dunkard Bottom

  Bridges     show all on map

Barmaster Bridge, Charles B. Felton Jr. Bridge, Cheat River Covered Bridge, J. Richard Taylor Bridge, Little Sandy Creek Bridge, Mabel Burner Memorial Bridge, Macomber Truss Bridge, Marlinton City Bridge, Rockville Truss Bridge, Rowlesburg W-Beam Bridge, Tannery Truss Bridge, Thomas C. Edgar Memorial Bridge, Tray Run Viaduct, Trooper Doug W. Bland Memorial Bridge, West Clifton Mills Truss Bridge

  Buildings     show all on map

Albright Police Department, Albright Volunteer Fire Department, Alpine Lake Resort and Conference Center, Aurora Volunteer Fire Department, Bruceton Community Ambulance Service 3, Bruceton Mills - Brandonville Volunteer Fire Department, Cathedral State Park Museum, Fellowsville Volunteer Fire Department, Kamp Central Ambulance Service Incorporated Station 15, Kingwood Police Department, Kingwood Public Library, Kingwood Volunteer Fire Department, Masontown Police Department, Masontown Volunteer Fire Department and Rescue Company 6, Mount Grove Volunteer Fire Department, Mountaineer Ambulance Service Incorporated 48, New Deal Homestead Museum, Newburg Volunteer Fire Department, Preston County Courthouse, Preston County Sheriff's Office, Reedsville Police Department, Reedsville Volunteer Fire Department, Rowlesburg Police Department, Rowlesburg Town Hall, Rowlesburg Volunteer Ambulance Service 10, Rowlesburg Volunteer Fire Department, Terra Alta Community Ambulance Squad, Terra Alta Police Department, Terra Alta Public Library, Terra Alta Volunteer Fire Department, Tunnelton Community Ambulance Service, Tunnelton Volunteer Fire Department, Union Ambulance Service Incorporated, United States Penitentiary - Hazelton, Valley District Ambulance Service Incorporated, West Virginia Division of Forestry Preston County Field Office, West Virginia State Police Troop 1 Kingwood Detachment

  Cemeteries     show all on map

Accident Cemetery, Albright-Saint Joe Cemetery, Arthurdale Cemetery, Beachy Cemetery, Beech Run Cemetery, Belleview Cemetery, Bethel Cemetery, Blackwood Cemetery, Bolyard Cemetery, Burns Cemetery, Cobun Cemetery, Concord Cemetery, Deakins Cemetery, Denver Cemetery, Dinkerberger Family Cemetery, East View Cemetery, Fair View Cemetery, Hunt Cemetery, Kight Cemetery, Kingwood Cemetery, Knotts Family Cemetery, Lenox Cemetery, Maple Spring Cemetery, Miller Cemetery, Miller Cemetery, Mount Moriah Cemetery, Nazareth Cemetery, Parnell Cemetery, Pleasant Grove Cemetery, Pratt Cemetery, Red Oak Cemetery, Reedsville Cemetery, Riverview Cemetery, Sanders Cemetery, Sisler Cemetery, Teets Cemetery, Union Cemetery, Union Cemetery, Watkins Cemetery, Webb Chapel Cemetery, West Cemetery, Wilson Cemetery

  Census     show all on map

Aurora Census Designated Place, Corinth Census Designated Place

  Churches     show all on map

Amboy Church, Aurora United Methodist Church, Beatty United Methodist Church, Beech Run United Methodist Church, Bethel United Methodist Church, Bethlehem United Methodist Church, Birds Creek United Methodist Church, Brandonville Friends Church (historical), Brandonville United Methodist Church, Brookside Brethren Church, Bruceton United Methodist Church, Campground United Methodist Church, Centenary United Methodist Church, Chestnut Ridge United Brethren Church (historical), Chestnut Ridge United Methodist Church, Christ United Methodist Church, Clifton Mills Union Church, Community Church, Community Presbyterian Church, Corinth United Methodist Church, Cranesville United Methodist Church, Cuzzart United Methodist Church, Denver United Methodist Church, East View Church, Erwin Methodist Church, Etam United Methodist Church, Evansville United Methodist Church, Fellowsville Assembly of God Church, Fellowsville United Methodist Church, First United Presbyterian Church, Flag Run Church, Flat Rock Church, Freeland United Methodist Church, Glade Farms United Methodist Church, Gordon Church, Great Neck Church, Green Valley United Methodist Church, Harmony Grove United Methodist Church, Hazel Run Baptist Church (historical), Hazelton Union Church, Hopewell Church, Hopewell Church, Howesville Church of Christ, Howesville United Methodist Church, Independent United Brethren Church, Irona Church, Kanes Creek United Methodist Church, Kingwood Assembly of God Church, Kingwood Baptist Church, Laurel Church (historical), Laurel Glen Church of the Brethren, Lenox Church, Little Sandy Nazarene Church, Locust Grove United Methodist Church, Manoun United Methodist Church, Maple Grove Church, Maple Spring Church, Messenger Church, Mount Carmel Church (historical), Mount Grove Church, Mount Israel United Methodist Church, Mount Moriah United Methodist Church, Mount Nebo Baptist Church, Mount Sarah United Methodist Church, Mount Union Church, Mount Vernon United Methodist Church, Mount Zion Church, Mount Zion United Methodist Church, Mountain Dale Church, Mountain Grove Church of the Brethren (historical), Mountain View Church, Nazareth Church (historical), Oak Grove Church, Oak Grove Church (historical), Old Brick Church (historical), Otterbein United Methodist Church, Pilgrim Holiness Church, Pine Grove Church, Pisgah United Methodist Church, Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, Pleasant Valley Church, Pleasant Valley United Methodist Church, Pleasantdale United Methodist Church, Redrock Church, Rhodes Church, Saint Johns Evangelical Lutheran Church, Saint Josephs Church, Saint Mary Help of Christians Catholic Church, Saint Pauls Lutheran Church, Saint Pauls Methodist Protestant Church (historical), Saint Peters Church, Saint Philomena Catholic Church, Saint Sebastians Catholic Church, Salem Church of the Brethren, Shady Grove Church, Shays Chapel United Methodist Church, Sinclair United Methodist Church, Snider United Methodist Church, Stemple Ridge Church, Sugar Valley United Methodist Church, Terra Alta Baptist Church, Terra Alta First United Methodist Church, Terra Alta United Presbyterian Church, Texas Church, Trinity United Methodist Church, Union Church (historical), Valley Point Pentecostal Church, Victory Church, Webb Chapel United Methodist Church, Wesley Chapel, Wesley Church, Wesley Church, Wesley United Methodist Church, West End United Brethren Church, Whitedale Church, Wotring Chapel, York Run Pavillion United Methodist Church, Zina Chapel, Zinn Chapel, Zion Church

  Crossings     show all on map

Fairfax Ferry (historical), Interchange 15, Interchange 23, Interchange 29, Pleasant Valley Ford, Trowbridge Ferry (historical)

  Dams     show all on map

Appalachian Lake Dam, B O Dam on Little Raccoon Creek, Big Bear Lake Dam, Bruceton Mills Dam, Chippewa Lake Dam, Elmer Grimm Lake Dam, Fairfax Pond Dam, Lake O'Woods Recreation Club Dam, Mountaintop Vacationland Dam, Preston County Light and Power Company Dam, Preston County Light and Power Company Lake Number Two Dam, Terra Alta Lake Dam, Town of Masontown Water Supply Dam, Upper Deckers Creek Structure Four Dam, Upper Deckers Creek Structure Number Five Dam, Upper Deckers Creek Structure Number One Dam, Upper Deckers Creek Structure Number Seven Dam, Upper Deckers Creek Structure Number Six Dam, Upper Deckers Creek Structure Number Three Dam, Upper Deckers Creek Structure Number Two Dam

  Flats     show all on map

White Rock Glade

  Gaps     show all on map

Friends Gap

  Hospitals     show all on map

Conley Hospital (historical), Darst Hospital (historical), Gore Hospital (historical), Hopemont Hospital, Jones Hospital (historical), Preston Memorial Hospital

  Locales     show all on map

Alpine Lake Resort Golf Course, Caddell Mountain Lookout Tower, Kingwood Plaza Shopping Center, Morgan Mines, Old Virginia Furnace, Preston Country Club Golf Course, Reckart Mill, Snaggy Mountain Lookout Tower, White

  Military     show all on map

Camp Dawson Air Force Reserve Center

  Parks     show all on map

Arthurdale Historic District, Briery Mountain Wildlife Management Area (historical), Bruceton Mills Wildlife Management Area, Camp Dawson Public Hunting Area, Cathedral State Park, Elkins Coal and Coke Company Historic District, Fairfax Stone State Park, Upper Deckers Creek Wildlife Management Area

  Populated Places     show all on map

Afton, Albright, Alpine Lake, Amblersburg, Amboy, Anderson, Arthurdale, Atlantic (historical), Aurora, Austen, Beech Run, Birds Creek, Blaser, Borgman, Brandonville, Breedlove (historical), Bretz, Brookside, Browns Mill, Bruceton Mills, Buckhorn (historical), Bull Run, Burk, Caddell, Camp Ground, Carmel, Cascade, Chestnut Ridge, Claude, Clifton Mills, Colebank, Concord, Corinth, Cranesville, Cuzzart, Dayton, Denver, Dority, Eglon, Erwin, Etam, Evansville, Fellowsville, Five Forks, Florence (historical), Freeport, Glade Farms, Gladesville, Guseman, Guseman (historical), Hardesty, Hayden (historical), Hazelton, Heathers Run, Herring, Hiorra, Hiram, Hopemont, Hopewell, Horse Shoe Run, Howesville, Hudson, Independence, Irona, Israel, Jessop, Kanes Creek, Kanetown, Keeler Glade, Kingwood, Laurel Run, Lenox, Little Sandy, Macomber, Manheim, Manown, Marquess, Masontown, Morgans Glade, Mount Nebo, Mount Olivet, Mount Vernon, Mountain Dale, Mountain View, Mountain View, Newburg, Oriole (historical), Orr, Pisgah, Pleasant Valley, Pleasantdale, Preston, Reedsville, Rockville, Rodemer, Rohr, Rowlesburg, Ruthbelle, Saint Joe, Salem, Salt Lick, Scotch Hill, Sell, Silver Lake, Sinclair, Snider, Stevensburg, Sugar Valley, Sutherland (historical), Terra Alta, Threefork Bridge, Towson (historical), Trowbridge (historical), Tunnelton, Turner Douglass, Valley Point, Victoria, West End, Whetsell (historical), White Oak Springs, Wrights (historical), Wymps Gap, Zar (historical), Zevely

  Post Offices     show all on map

Afton Post Office (historical), Albert Post Office (historical), Albright Post Office, Amblersburg Post Office (historical), Amboy Post Office, Anderson Post Office (historical), Arthurdale Post Office, Aurora Post Office, Austen Post Office (historical), Brandonville Post Office, Breedlove Post Office (historical), Bretz Post Office, Brookside Post Office (historical), Bruceton Mills Post Office, Buckhorn Post Office (historical), Buckner Post Office (historical), Bullrun Post Office (historical), Caddell Post Office (historical), Carmel Post Office (historical), Cherry Grove Post Office (historical), Clifton Mills Post Office (historical), Corinth Post Office, Courtney Post Office (historical), Cranesville Post Office (historical), Cuzzart Post Office, Dayton Post Office (historical), Denver Post Office (historical), Dority Post Office (historical), Eglon Post Office, Erwin Post Office (historical), Etam Post Office (historical), Evansville Post Office (historical), Fellowsville Post Office (historical), Flag Post Office (historical), Florence Post Office (historical), Glade Farms Post Office (historical), Gladesville Post Office (historical), Guseman Post Office (historical), Hardesty Post Office (historical), Harned Post Office (historical), Hayden Post Office (historical), Hazelton Post Office, Henry Post Office (historical), Herring Post Office (historical), Hiorra Post Office (historical), Hopemont Post Office, Horse Shoe Run Post Office, Howesville Post Office (historical), Hudson Post Office (historical), Independence Post Office (historical), Invermere Post Office (historical), Irona Post Office (historical), Kanes Creek Post Office (historical), Kempton Post Office (historical), Kingwood Post Office, Knotts Mills Post Office (historical), Larew Post Office (historical), Lenox Post Office (historical), Lyon Post Office (historical), Macomber Post Office (historical), Manheim Post Office, Manown Post Office (historical), Maple Run Post Office (historical), Marquess Post Office (historical), Masontown Post Office, Mildred Post Office (historical), Mill Run Post Office (historical), Morgans Glade Post Office (historical), Morlan Post Office (historical), Newburg Post Office, Oriole Post Office (historical), Orr Post Office (historical), Pisgah Post Office (historical), Plainview Post Office (historical), Preston Tannery Post Office (historical), Rathbone Post Office (historical), Reedsville Post Office, Rockville Post Office (historical), Rodamers Post Office (historical), Rohr Post Office (historical), Rowlesburg Post Office, Salt Lick Falls Post Office (historical), Sell Post Office (historical), Sinclair Post Office (historical), Tannery Post Office (historical), Taylor Post Office (historical), Teets Post Office (historical), Terra Alta Post Office, Tunnelton Post Office, Valley Point Post Office (historical), Victoria Post Office (historical), West End Post Office (historical), Whetsell Post Office (historical), White Post Office (historical), Willey Post Office (historical)

  Ranges     show all on map

Briery Mountains

  Reservoirs     show all on map

Alpine Lake, Appalachian Lake, Big Bear Lake, Bruceton Mills Lake, Chippewa Lake, Chippewa Lake, Fairfax Pond, Hulls Lake, Lake O' Woods, Silver Lake, Terra Alta Lake, Terra Alta Lake, Town of Masontown Water Supply D Lake

  Ridges     show all on map

Bearwallow Ridge, Chestnut Ridge, High Ridge, Hogback Ridge, Irish Ridge, Knotts Ridge, Lantz Ridge, Nettle Ridge, Sinclair Ridge, Stemple Ridge, Thomas Ridge

  Schools     show all on map

Accident School (historical), Albright Elementary School (historical), Alder School (historical), Amboy School (historical), Arthurdale School (historical), Aurora Elementary School, Beatty School (historical), Beech Run School (historical), Belleview School (historical), Bonniefield School (historical), Braham School (historical), Brandonville Academy (historical), Bretside School (historical), Broad Ford School (historical), Bruceton Junior High School (historical), Bruceton Mills Elementary School (historical), Bruceton School, Buffalo Schoolhouse (historical), Burns School (historical), Cale School (historical), Canaan School (historical), Cash Valley School (historical), Center School (historical), Central Preston Middle School, Cheat Lake Junior High School (historical), Cherry Grove School (historical), Chestnut Ridge School (historical), Concord School (historical), Crane School (historical), Cranesville School (historical), Cuppert School (historical), Deep Hollow School (historical), Denver Elementary School (historical), East Preston Junior High School (historical), Fairview School (historical), Fairview School (historical), Fellowsville Elementary School, Forest Dale School (historical), Forman Gate School (historical), Friendship School (historical), Glade Meadows School (historical), Glover School (historical), Gordon School (historical), Grange Hall School (historical), Green Valley School (historical), Greenville School (historical), Guseman School (historical), Guthrie School (historical), Halpritter School (historical), Harmony School (historical), Hockert School (historical), Hoyes Run School (historical), Ingleside School (historical), Integrity Christian School (historical), Irish Ridge School (historical), KARE Academy, Kelly School (historical), Kingwood Elementary School, Laurel Glen School (historical), Lick Run School (historical), Lime Plant School (historical), Locust Grove School House (historical), Lynn Dale School (historical), Macomber School (historical), Mankin School (historical), Messenger School (historical), Mount Nebo School (historical), Mount Pleasant School (historical), Mount Zion School (historical), Mountain Grove School (historical), Mountain Run School (historical), Mountain View School (historical), Mountain View School (historical), Newburg Elementary School (historical), North Avenue School (historical), Pell School (historical), Pine Grove School (historical), Pine Grove School (historical), Pine Run School (historical), Pisgah School (historical), Pleasant Valley School (historical), Pleasant Valley Schoolhouse (historical), Preston High School, Redoak School (historical), Redrock Schoolhouse (historical), Rhodes School (historical), Ridenour School (historical), Rowlesburg Elementary / Middle School, Saint Josephs School, Salem School (historical), Salem School (historical), Sand Run School (historical), Sandy School (historical), Saunders School (historical), School Number 16 (historical), Scotch Hill School (historical), Sell School (historical), Shafer School (historical), Sigley School (historical), Sisler School (historical), Slabtown Schoolhouse (historical), Snowy Creek School (historical), South Avenue School (historical), South Preston Middle School, Spurgeon School (historical), Stanbaugh School (historical), Stemple Ridge School (historical), Sugar Valley School (historical), Summer School (historical), Terra Alta East Preston School, Terra Alta Elementary School (historical), Terra Alta High School (historical), Triune School (historical), Tunnelton Denver Elementary School, Union Grove School (historical), Union School (historical), Vale School (historical), Valley Elementary School, Valley School (historical), Victory School (historical), Washington Manor School (historical), West Preston Middle School, Whetsell School (historical), White School (historical), York Run School (historical)

  Springs     show all on map

Boiling Spring, Dayton Evans Spring, Elmer Smith, Elmer Smith, Gillis Spring, Hopemont Spring, Lace White Spring, Manacea Spring, Old Indian Spring, Pickering Farm Spring, Ward Thompson Spring

  Streams     show all on map

Ashpole Run, Back Run, Barnes Run, Bear Run, Bear Run, Bearwallow Run, Beaver Creek, Bee Run, Beech Run, Big Run, Big Run, Big Run, Big Sandy Creek, Birchroot Run, Birds Creek, Boyd Run, Brains Creek, Brocum Run, Browning Run, Buckhorn Run, Bucklick Run, Bucklick Run, Buffalo Creek, Buffalo Run, Buffalo Run, Bull Run, Cabbage Run, Cherry Run, Christopher Run, Church Creek, Conner Run, Cooks Run, Crab Orchard Run, Cupp Run, Daugherty Run, Dillan Creek, Dog Run, Dority Run, Elk Run, Elsey Run, Falls Run, Fickey Run, Fields Creek, Fike Run, Flag Run, Frog Run, Gibson Run, Glade Run, Glade Run, Glade Run, Glade Run, Glade Run, Glady Run, Greens Run, Gum Run, Hackelbarney Run, Hayes Run, Hazel Run, Heather Run, Hickory Bearpen Run, Hog Run, Hogback Run, Hoyes Run, Irish Run, Jeffry Fork, Joe Run, Joes Run, Jump Rock Run, Kanes Creek, Keyser Run, Kinsinger Run, Laurel Run, Laurel Run, Laurel Run, Laurel Run, Laurel Run, Laurel Run, Left Fork Little Sandy Creek, Left Fork Sandy Creek, Lick Run, Lick Run, Lick Run, Lick Run, Lick Run, Little Bucklick Run, Little Buffalo Creek, Little Buffalo Creek, Little Laurel Creek, Little Laurel Run, Little Laurel Run, Little Lick Run, Little Raccoon Creek, Little Sandy Creek, Little Sandy Creek, Little Sandy Creek, Little Sandy Creek, Little Wolf Creek, Madison Run, Maple Run, Maple Run, Martin Creek, Martins Run, Middle Run, Mill Run, Morgan Run, Mountain Run, Mountain Run, Muddy Creek, Muddy Creek, Muddy Run, Ned Run, North Branch Snowy Creek, Parker Run, Patterson Run, Patterson Run, Pheasant Run, Pine Run, Piney Run, Pringle Run, Ragtavern Run, Rhine Creek, Right Fork Little Sandy Creek, Roaring Creek, Rubles Run, Salt Block Run, Saltlick Creek, Sandy Creek, Scott Run, Scott Run, Slabcamp Run, Snowy Creek, South Branch Laurel Run, South Branch Snowy Creek, South Fork Greens Run, Sovern Run, Spruce Run, Squires Creek, Stacks Run, Stamping Ground Run, Stony Run, Stony Run, Sugarcamp Run, Sugarcomb Run, Swamp Run, Sypolt Run, Tankiln Run, Tanner Run, Tibbs Run, Tray Run, Wardwell Run, Webster Run, White Oak Springs Run, Wildcat Run, Wolf Creek, Wolf Run, York Run

  Summits     show all on map

Brushy Knobs, Cannon Hill, Evans Hill, Fike Hill, Gregg Knob, Kelley Knob, Mount Phoebe, Pigeon Knob, Pine Swamp Knob, Shaffer Mountain, Sickle Hill, Snaggy Mountain

  Swamps     show all on map

Pine Swamp

  Towers     show all on map

Sand Spring Lookout Tower, WFSP-AM (Kingwood), WKMM-FM (Kingwood), WNPB-TV (Morgantown), WVPM-FM (Morgantown)

  Tunnels     show all on map

Kingwood Tunnel

  Valleys     show all on map

Bell Hollow, Darnell Hollow, Fill Hollow, Green Valley, Long Hollow, Negro Hollow, Ryan Hollow,

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

WhitePreston County White population 33,12533,125  
BlackPreston County Black population 407407
MixedPreston County Mixed population 272271
American IndianPreston County American Indian population 6867
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderPreston County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 00

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