Wetzel County

Wetzel County, West Virginia

PO Box 156
New Martinsville, WV 26155
Phone: (304) 455-8224
Fax: (304) 455-5256

In north WV below its northern panhandle, south of Wheeling; organized Jan 10, 1846 from Tyler County. Name Origin: For Lewis Wetzel (1764-1808), an Indian fighter and scout

Area (sq mi):: 361.37 (land 359.22; water 2.14) Population per square mile: 47.70
Population 2005: 17,117 State rank: 34 Population change: 2000-20005 -3.30%; 1990-2000 -8.10% Population 2000: 17,693 (White 98.60%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 0.40%; Asian 0.30%; Other 0.60%). Foreign born: 0.40%. Median age: 40.40
Income 2000: per capita $16,818; median household $30,935; Population below poverty level: 19.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,830-$23,393
Unemployment (2004): 8.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.20% Median travel time to work: 29.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 35.80%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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The Pribble 6HU well (90% working interest) in Wetzel County, West Virginia produced from a 3,605 foot lateral at an average gas sales rate of approximately 30 Mmcf per day for the last 24 hours of a 5-day test period on a final choke size of 28/64" with 6500 psi of flowing casing pressure.
The estimated 300-mile MVP will connect the existing Equitrans transmission system in Wetzel County, West Virginia, to Transcontinental Gas Pipeline Company s (Transco) Zone 5 compressor station 165 in Pittsylvania County, Virginia.
The 330-mile pipeline will extend the Equitrans transmission system from Wetzel County, WV and travel south to its expected primary delivery point, Transcontinental Gas Pipeline Company's Zone 5 compressor station 165 in Pittsylvania County, VA.
He then opened a large family practice in New Martinsville and delivered many babies at Wetzel County Hospital until he retired in 2005.
DENVER -- MarkWest Energy Partners (NYSE: MWE) (MarkWest) announced today the commencement of operations of the first Mobley processing facility located in Wetzel County, West Virginia.
Plans include two new cryogenic processing plants at its Sherwood complex in Doddridge County, WV and its Mobley Complex in Wetzel County, WV
ASD and Republic plan to drill nineteen horizontal wells in 2014, including nine wells in Marion County, four wells in Marshall County and six wells in Wetzel County.
87, died on February 10, 2011, surrounded by his loving family and in the caring hands of the staff and professionals at Wetzel County Hospital, where he cared for his patients for 48 years.
DENVER -- MarkWest Energy Partners (NYSE: MWE) (MarkWest) announced today the development of additional processing infrastructure at its Mobley complex located in Wetzel County, West Virginia.
At the Mobley complex in Wetzel County, Wy capacity increased to 520 MMcEd with startup of Mobley III, a 200-MMcf/d plant to support rapidly growing rich-gas production from EQT Corporation and Magnum Hunter Resources Corporation.
The two Doman horizontal wellbores are parallel to one another and were hydraulically stimulated using the same technique as the company used in its recent completions in Wetzel County.
At an operating well site in Wetzel County, WV, EQT Production crews tapped the well line and commissioned a gas conditioning skid that was designed by a team of EQT Midstream engineers.