Upshur County, West Virginia

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Upshur County is a county located in the U.S. state of West Virginia. As of 2000, the population was 23,404. Its county seat is the City of Buckhannon[1]. Upshur County was formed in 1851 from Randolph, Barbour, and Lewis Counties and named for Abel Parker Upshur, a distinguished statesman and jurist of Virginia. Upshur served as United States Secretary of State and Secretary of the Navy under President John Tyler.



According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 355 square miles (919 km²), of which 355 square miles (919 km²) is land and 0 square miles (0 km²) (0.03%) is water.

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