Mingo County

Mingo County, West Virginia

PO Box 1197
Williamson, WV 25661
Phone: (304) 235-0381
Fax: (304) 235-0365

On southwestern border of WV, southeast of Huntington; organized Jan 30, 1895 from Logan County. Name Origin: For the Indian tribe of Iroquoian linguistic stock. The name derives from Algonquian Mingwe, probably 'stealthy, treacherous.'

Area (sq mi):: 423.64 (land 422.61; water 1.03) Population per square mile: 64.40
Population 2005: 27,210 State rank: 22 Population change: 2000-20005 -3.70%; 1990-2000 -16.30% Population 2000: 28,253 (White 96.00%; Black or African American 2.30%; Hispanic or Latino 0.50%; Asian 0.20%; Other 1.00%). Foreign born: 0.30%. Median age: 37.20
Income 2000: per capita $12,445; median household $21,347; Population below poverty level: 29.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $19,381-$20,344
Unemployment (2004): 7.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.10% Median travel time to work: 29.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 37.10%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Secretary of State Mac Warner is proud to announce that students from Mingo County have been selected as Honorary Secretaries of State for their efforts to register their classmates to vote.
He served as president of the Mingo County Medical Society as well as Counselor and Delegate in the WVSMA.
Mingo County, West Virginia, had the highest location quotient.
My attention became completely riveted when, in Jim's mental flashbacks, he thinks about visiting his grandfather in Mingo County, West Virginia.
According to local media reports, Hatfield had been visiting the gravesites of his late wife and other family members at Mountain View Memory Gardens in Mingo County on Sunday, May 22, and had parked his GMC Denali SUV nearby.
According to the Mingo County Sheriff's Office, they believe suspects Anthony Arriaga, 20, of Delphos, Ohio, and Brandon Fitzpatrick, 18, of Louisa, Kentucky, pulled up behind Hatfield's SUV with the intention of stealing it.
My great, great grandmother 's maiden name was Suzanna Hatfield and I grew up in Mingo County, West Virginia the site of the Hatfield-McCoy feud.
From a white tower atop his Massey-owned mountain retreat, Blankenship could look out on the coal yards and misty hollows of West Virginia's Mingo County like a king surveying his domain.
In 1996, Omlor moved to another Franciscan ministry enclave, the Big Laurel Learning Center near Kermit in Mingo County, W.
She has lived in many states in this country, but always fell back to her hometown in Mingo county, West Virginia.
has submitted a voluntary remediation application to the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection (West Virginia DEP) to address environmental concerns at the Williamson Rail Yard in Mingo County.
They'll cut off your project"; a Mingo County chronicle, 2d ed.