Tucker County, West Virginia

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Tucker County is a county located in the U.S. state of West Virginia. As of 2000, the population was 7,321. Its county seat is Parsons[1]. Tucker County was created in 1856 from a part of Randolph County, then part of Virginia. In 1871, a small part of Barbour County, West Virginia, was transferred to Tucker County.[2] The county was named after Henry St. George Tucker, Sr., a judge and Congressman from Williamsburg, Virginia.[3]

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Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 421 square miles (1,091 km²), of which 419 square miles (1,085 km²) is land and 2 square miles (6 km²) (0.53%) is water.

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