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Wayne County is the westernmost county in WV
Created from part of Cabell County, it was founded in 1842.
The County Seat is Wayne
The county was named for General "Mad Anthony" Wayne


Incorporated Cities and Towns
* City of Ceredo
* Town of Fort Gay
* City of Huntington (partly, most of city in Cabell County)
* City of Kenova
* Town of Wayne

Unincorporated Communities
* Town of East Lynn * Town of Dunlow
* Ardel * Armilda * Bethesda * Booton * Bowen * Brabant * Buffalo Creek * Centerville * Coleman * Cove Gap * Crockett
* Crum * Cyrus * Dickson * Doane * Echo * Effie * Elmwood * Ferguson * Fleming * Genoa * Gilkerson
* Girard * Glenhayes * Grandview Gardens * Hidden Valley * Hubbardstown * Lavalette * Mineral Springs * Missouri Branch
* Neal * Nestlow * Oakview Heights * Prichard * Quaker * Radnor * Saltpetre * Shoals * Sidney * Stepptown
* Stiltner (defunct) * Stonecoal * Sweet Run * Tripp * Webb * Westmoreland * Wilsondale * Winslow


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SURROUNDING COUNTIES


Mingo County
(southeast)


Lincoln County
(east)
 


Martin County, KY
(south)
 



Cabell County
(northeast)
 



Lawrence County, Ohio
(north)
 


Boyd County, KY
(northeast)
 


Lawrence County, KY
(west)
 



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