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Calhoun County

Calhoun County, located in west-central West Virginia, has a size of 280.4 square miles and a 2010 population of 7,627. Calhoun County is in one of the more remote parts of West Virginia and as a consequence was settled late. The area was favored by hunters and trappers in early times, and nowadays it is one of the places where traditional culture remains strongest.

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