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Welch
McDowell County, West Virginia

ZipCodes
24801




Page Contents for Welch, West Virginia

Statistics & Facts

Location

History & History-related items

City Attractions

Government

Chamber of Commerce.



Statistics & Facts

The West Virginia state capital is Charleston.
The population of Welch is approximately 3,028 1990, 2406 2010.
The approximate number of families is 1,628 1990, 984 2010.
The amount of land area in Welch is 8.424 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Welch to Washington DC is 278 miles.
The distance to the West Virginia state capital is 63 miles. (as the crow flies)
Welch is positioned 37.43 degrees north of the equator and 81.58 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Location

at the forks of Tug River and Elkhorn Creek
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History & History Related Items

Welch is known for having the first World War I memorial building and the first municipally built, owned and operated parking building still used today-1999
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Attractions

Welch has the longest running Veteran's Day Parade in the U.S. - 81 years as of 2001.
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Welch City Government

Welch City Hall
88 Howard St
Welch, WV 24801-2442
Phone: 304-436-3114


Welch Municipal Airport
Belcher Mountain Rd
Welch, WV 24801
Phone: 304-436-3113


Welch Police Dept
88 Howard St
Welch, WV 24801-2442
Phone: 304-436-3112



COUNTY GOVERNMENT


Welch is the county seat for McDowell County.

Welch Chamber

Chamber Of Commerce
59 Mcdowell St
Welch, WV 24801-2420
Phone: 304-436-6279

Welch Organizations

Chamber Of Commerce
59 Mcdowell St
Welch, WV 24801-2420
Phone: 304-436-6279

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