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1858

McDowell County seat was at Perryville

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1873

Isaiah Welch came to McDowell County to evaluate natural resources

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1891

McDowell County seat located to Welch

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1894

The city of Welch was incorporated

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1895

The McDowell County courthouse at Welch was constructed

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1920

Welch population was at 3,232

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1930

Welch population was at 5,376

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1950

Welch population peaked at 6,603

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2000

Welch population was 2,683

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