Basic information about the Barbour County
The Barbour County is located in the state of West Virginia. This county occupies 344 square miles, with 2 square miles being water areas. There are 16.589 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Barbour County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (96.81%), followed by Two or More races (1.47%) and Black or African American (0.75%). There are 6.548 households in the county, while 70,91% of them are family households and 29,09% represent non family households. There are 5 cities and towns in Barbour County. The most populated city is Philippi city and the smallest town or village is Century CDP.