Spencer, West Virginia

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Spencer is a city in Roane County, West Virginia, United States. The population was 2,352 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat of Roane County[3]. Spencer is the home of the annual West Virginia Black Walnut Festival.[4] Points of interest include Charles Fork Lake, the McIntosh Mansion, and the Robey Theatre. Spencer is named for Spencer Roane, a justice on the Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals.

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Geography

Spencer is located at 38°48′6″N 81°21′6″W / 38.80167°N 81.35167°W / 38.80167; -81.35167 (38.801690, -81.351689)[5].

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.2 square miles (3.1 km²), of which, 1.2 square miles (3.1 km²) of it is land and 0.04 square miles (0.1 km²) of it (1.67%) is water.

Demographics

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 2,352 people, 1,005 households, and 614 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,984.3 people per square mile (763.1/km²). There were 1,154 housing units at an average density of 973.6/sq mi (374.4/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 97.62% White, 0.13% African American, 0.21% Native American, 0.68% Asian, 0.04% from other races, and 1.32% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.77% of the population.

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