Taylor County, West Virginia Basics:

Taylor County West Virginia - Government Site

Population: 16,947
Area: 173 square miles
County seat: Grafton
Area code(s) in use: 304
Time zone: EST
High school graduate or higher: 84.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.4%
Median household income: $40,720
Persons in poverty: 17.8%
Home ownership rate: 77.8%
Mean travel time to work: 29.4 minutes

Adjacent counties:
Barbour  Harrison  Marion  Monongalia  Preston  

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Map of the Taylor County area

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

Places in Taylor County, West Virginia

  Airports     show all on map

Roy Airfield

  Bridges     show all on map

Bridge Street Bridge, John F. Bennett Bridge, North Simpson Girder, Saint Marys Street Bridge, Southside Bridge, Thornton Bridge

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Anna Jarvis Birthplace Museum, Boothsville Volunteer Fire Department Harmony Grove Substation, Flemington Area Emergency Management Service Company 39, Flemington Volunteer Fire Department, Grafton City Hall, Grafton Fire Department, Grafton Police Department, International Mother's Day Shrine, Pruntytown Correctional Complex, Pruntytown Correctional Facility, Taylor County Courthouse, Taylor County Emergency Company 40, Taylor County Jail (historical), Taylor County Public Library, Taylor County Sheriff's Office, Thornton Fire Department Station 1, West Virginia State Police Troop 1 Grafton Detachment

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Amnon Cemetery, Astor Cemetery, Bailey Memorial Cemetery, Bluemont Cemetery, Boyce Cemetery, Current Cemetery, Ford Cemetery, Grafton Cemetery, Grafton National Cemetery, Harmony Grove Cemetery, Hepzibah Cemetery, Janes Memorial Cemetery, Knottsville Cemetery, Linn Cemetery, Matthew Cemetery, McConkey Cemetery, Middleville Cemetery, Moran Cemetery, Mount Calvary Cemetery, Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Oak Grove Cemetery, Old Side Cemetery, Rogers Cemetery, Simpson Cemetery, Smith Cemetery, Walnut Grove Cemetery, Wesley Chapel Cemetery, West Virginia National Cemetery, Woodsdale Cemetery

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Amnon Primitive Baptist Church (historical), Andrews Methodist Church, Antioch Church of the Brethren (historical), Astor United Methodist Church, Bailey Memorial United Methodist Church, Bethany Church, Blueville Church of Christ, Blueville United Methodist Church, Brown Church, Church of the Covenant, Evans Chapel United Methodist Church, Fetterman United Methodist Church, First Baptist Church, First Christian Church, First Grace Brethren Church, Grafton Seventh Day Adventist Church, Grafton Wesleyan Holiness Church, Harmony Grove Church, Haymond United Methodist Church, Hepzibah Baptist Church, Janes Memorial United Methodist Church, Knottsville United Methodist Church, Lawler Church, Long Run Church, Lynn Chapel, Maple Run Church, McConkey Church, Middleville Church, Moatsville Church of the Brethren (historical), Mount Pleasant United Methodist Church, Mount View Church, Oak Grove Church, Old Side Church (historical), Park View Church of the Nazarene, Praise Temple Open Bible Church, Pruntytown United Methodist Church, Rose Hill Church, Rose Hill Methodist Church (historical), Saint Augustine Catholic Church, Saint Johns United Methodist Church, Saint Matthias Episcopal Church, Saint Pauls Methodist Church, Shaws Chapel, South Point Church, Thornton United Methodist Church, Trinity United Methodist Church, Union Baptist Church, Victory Valley Church, Warren United Methodist Church, Webster Baptist Church, Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church, West Hill Church, West Main Street Methodist Church

  Dams     show all on map

Tygart Dam

  Gaps     show all on map

Dollar Gap

  Hospitals     show all on map

Grafton City Hospital

  Locales     show all on map

Baker Mill (historical), Coffman Station (historical), Harmon Shopping Center, Parkersburg Junction, Towles Camp, Tygart Lake Public Golf Course

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Grafton Downtown Commerical Historic District, Pruntytown State Farm Wildlife Management Area, Tygart Lake State Park

  Populated Places     show all on map

Astor, Belgium, Blueville, Brittain (historical), Brownlow, Brydon, Cecil, Eby, Elliotsville, Fetterman, Flemington, Grafton, Hardman, Hepzibah, Irontown, Knottsville, Lesmalinston, Lucretia, Maple Run, McGee, Meadland, Middleville, Millertown, Oreide, Park View, Pruntytown, Rosemont, Sandy (historical), Santiago, Simpson, South Grafton, Stone House (historical), Tappan, Thornton, Webster, Wendel, West Grafton, Westerman (historical), Winona (historical), Yates (historical)

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Arnold Post Office (historical), Astor Post Office (historical), Blinkey Post Office (historical), Brittain Post Office (historical), Cecil Post Office (historical), Claude Post Office (historical), Eby Post Office (historical), Fetterman Post Office (historical), Flemington Post Office, Grafton Post Office, Hiram Post Office (historical), Irontown Post Office (historical), Knottsville Post Office (historical), Larew Post Office (historical), McConkey Post Office (historical), McGee Post Office (historical), Meadland Post Office (historical), Oreide Post Office (historical), Pruntytown Post Office (historical), Rogers Post Office (historical), Rosemont Post Office, Simpson Post Office, Simpsons Creek Post Office (historical), Tappan Post Office (historical), Thornton Post Office, Webster Post Office (historical), Wendel Post Office, West Grafton Post Office (historical)

  Ridges     show all on map

Curry Ridge, Fall Hills, Hammond Ridge

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Anna Jarvis Elementary School, Astor School (historical), Bailey School (historical), Barnes School (historical), Bartlett School (historical), Berkeley School (historical), Blueville Grade School (historical), Brittain School (historical), Buck Run School (historical), Carder School (historical), Corbin School (historical), Dean Schoolhouse (historical), East End School (historical), Fellowship Christian Academy, Flag Run School (historical), Flemington Elementary School, Flemington High School (historical), Gabe Fork School (historical), Glade Run School (historical), Grafton High School, Grafton Middle School (historical), Hammond School (historical), Hammond School (historical), Harmony Grove School (historical), Haymond School (historical), Henderson School (historical), Hepzibah Elementary School, Jones School (historical), Keener School (historical), Knottsville School (historical), Laurel Run School (historical), Lee Ward School (historical), Long Run School (historical), Lucretia School (historical), Lynn School (historical), Maple Run School (historical), McConkey School (historical), Meadland School (historical), Middleville School (historical), Mount Airy School (historical), Mount Pleasant School (historical), New Testament Christ Academy, Oak Grove School (historical), Park View School (historical), Post School (historical), Pruntytown Elementary School (historical), Rector College (historical), River School (historical), Robinson Run School (historical), Robinson School (historical), Rock Union School (historical), Rocky Branch School (historical), Roderick School (historical), Rosemont School (historical), Saint Augustine School, Sand Lick School (historical), Sawyer School (historical), Simpson High School (historical), Sugar Grove School (historical), Tappan School (historical), Taylor County Middle School, Taylor County Vocational Center, Taylor School (historical), Turkey Run School (historical), Tyrconnell School (historical), Wendel School (historical), West Hill School (historical), West Side School (historical), West Taylor Elementary School, West Virginia Industrial School for Boys (historical), Westerman School (historical), Wickwire School (historical), Wilson School (historical)

  Springs     show all on map

Albert Veyon Spring, Dennis Cather Spring, Glasspel Spring, Joseph A Coy Spring, Lucas Dairy Spring, Victor Lucas Dairy Spring

  Streams     show all on map

Berkeley Run, Berry Run, Berry Run, Booths Creek, Brush Run, Buck Run, Carder Run, Chicken Run, Corbin Branch, Doe Run, Dog Run, Dry Fork, Flag Run, Flag Run, Frog Run, Gabe Fork, Glade Run, Glady Creek, Hustead Branch, Hustead Fork, Jack Run, Jerry Run, Laurel Run, Little Laurel Run, Long Run, Lost Run, Meetinghouse Run, Otter Creek, Padds Run, Pleasant Creek, Plum Run, Plummer Run, Pup Run, Raccoon Creek, Right Fork Simpson Creek, Rocky Branch, Sand Lick Run, Scab Run, Shelby Run, Short Run, South Fork River Run, Swamp Run, Three Fork Creek, Tucker Run, Turkey Run, Wickwire Run

  Summits     show all on map

Browns Knob, Copeland Knob, Patton Knob, Pewee Knob, Plummer Knob

  Towers     show all on map

WTBZ-AM (Grafton), WTBZ-FM (Grafton)

  Valleys     show all on map

Siggens Hollow, Stout Hollow,

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

WhiteTaylor County White population 16,52316,523  
MixedTaylor County Mixed population 169169
BlackTaylor County Black population 153152
AsianTaylor County Asian population 6867
American IndianTaylor County American Indian population 3433
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderTaylor County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 00

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