County Information

Some of the cities, towns, and places in Wirt County are Beaverdam, Beulah Hill, Brohard, Burning Springs, Cherry, Creston, Elizabeth, Enterprise, Freeport, Garfield, Greencastle, Hilbert, Ivan, Lucile, McClain, Morristown, Munday, Newark, Palestine, Peewee, Rover, Sanoma, Two Run, Windy, Zackville

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Wirt County is a county in the U.S. state of West Virginia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 5,717, making it the least populous county in West Virginia. Its county seat is Elizabeth. The county was created in 1848 by the Virginia General Assembly and named for U.S. Attorney General and presidential candidate William Wirt. The county is serviced by one high school, Wirt County High School. Wirt County is part of the Parkersburg-Vienna, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area.