Pocahontas County , West Virginia

Pocahontas County: County in West Virginia, United States

Pocahontas County locator map
Location of Pocahontas County on West Virginia map.

About

Pocahontas County is a county located in the U.S. state of West Virginia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 8,719 and a population density of 4 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 8,190 inhabitants. Its county seat is Marlinton. The county was created 199 years ago in 1821.

Durbin %26 Greenbrier Valley RR Station '3805661916' image
Durbin %26 Greenbrier Valley RR Station '3805661916'
Durbin %26 Greenbrier Valley RR Station '3805661916' image

Geography

Pocahontas County is located at 38°19'54"N 80°0'28"W (38.3318000, -80.0077500). It has 6 neighbors: Bath County, Pendleton County, Randolph County, Highland County, Greenbrier County and Webster County.

Pocahontas County map

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Weather

Pocahontas County forecast: Rain showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 60%. more

Pocahontas County Quick Facts

Population : 8,190 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : West Virginia (United States)
Different from : Pocahontas County
Area : 2439 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.2%
Land as percent of area : 99.8%
Named for : Pocahontas
Altitude : 2,674 feet / 815 meters
Capital : Marlinton
Establishment : December 12, 1821
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 15:47:47 (28th October 2021)
Density : 3 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -6.46% (2010-2020)
Weather : 56℉ Rain Showers Likely 7-days weather

Pocahontas County has 6 neighbours.

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Pocahontas County decreased by 6.46% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 8,719 - census
2011 8,825 1.2% estimation process
2012 8,703 -1.4% estimation process
2013 8,680 -0.26% estimation process
2014 8,651 -0.34% estimation process
2015 8,573 -0.91% estimation process
2016 8,528 -0.53% estimation process
2017 8,493 -0.41% estimation process
2018 8,408 -1.01% estimation process
2019 8,247 -1.95% estimation process
2020 8,190 -0.7% estimation process

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Other places with the same name (2)

Pocahontas County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Pocahontas County.

City Name Population Title
Marlinton 956 Town in West Virginia
Durbin 297 Town
Hillsboro 236 Town in West Virginia, United States

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