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Wayne County

Formed from Cabell County in 1842, and named in honor of General Anthony Wayne, of Revolutionary War fame.


County Seat: Wayne, WV
Population: 42,903 (2000 Census)
Wayne County Profile


Lodging: Wayne County Hotels


Schools: Wayne County Schools
Libraries: Wayne County Library


Cities and Towns

Kenova, WV
Wayne, WV


State Parks

Beech Fork State Park


Points of Interest

Wildcat Branch Petroglyphs


Climate

Temperature Mean Annual Average: 55 (Degrees F)
January Averages: High 41 (Degrees F) -- Low 23 (Degrees F)
July Averages: High 84 (Degrees F) -- Low 65 (Degrees F)

Long Term Precipitation

January: 3.05 inches -- July: 5.05 (inches) -- Annual: 43.0 (inches)

Mean Annual Snowfall Range

25 - 30 inches

Wayne County Weather Forecast


Additional Sources of Information

Books

West Virginia Geological Survey: Cabell, Wayne and Lincoln Counties