Basic information about the Hancock County
The Hancock County is located in the state of West Virginia. This county occupies 89 square miles, with 6 square miles being water areas. There are 30.676 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Hancock County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (95.73%), followed by Black or African American (2.32%) and Two or More races (1.31%). There are 13.297 households in the county, while 65,67% of them are family households and 34,33% represent non family households. There are 4 cities and towns in Hancock County. The most populated city is Weirton city and the smallest town or village is New Cumberland city.