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Kanawha County, West Virginia


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Statistics & Facts

The West Virginia state capital is Charleston.
The population of Institute is approximately 504 (2000).
The approximate number of families is .
The amount of land area in Institute is sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is sq kilometers.
The distance from Institute to Washington DC is 270 miles.
The distance to the West Virginia state capital is 5 miles. (as the crow flies)
Institute is positioned 38.38 degrees north of the equator and 81.74 degrees west of the prime meridian.


in western West Virginia on the banks of the Kanawha River. Nearby communities include Cross Lanes and Dunbar. It is located slightly north and west of Charleston.
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History & History Related Items

Named for West Virginia State College, a traditionally black college, founded by a land grant as West Virginia Colored Institute.
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Institute Schools

West Virginia State College
PO Box 1000
Institute, WV 25112-1000
Toll-free: 800-987-2112

Booker T. Washington Institute
Part of the West Virginia State College

National Center for Human Relations
Part of the West Virginia State College

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