Mingo County

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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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She has lived in many states in this country, but always fell back to her hometown in Mingo county, West Virginia.
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Her family was part of the out-migration of Mingo County, West Virginia, site of the violent mine wars that marked some of the first union organizing.
Growing up in Mingo County, West Virginia, along the border with Kentucky, my early exposure to double-action revolvers was considerable.
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These assets include a large surface mine in Mingo County, West Virginia, producing low sulfur compliance coal, and a rail load-out facility on the Norfolk Southern line; -- Twin Star Mining, Inc.
The remainder of the increase was attributable to reacquisition of previously leased out reserves and a re-evaluation of the Alma and Williamson seams located in Mingo County, West Virginia.
Mingo operates one bank with three offices located in Naugatuck, Gilbert, and Delbarton, Mingo County, West Virginia.