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McDowell County, WV Public Records

Circuit Court
90 Wyoming St, Ste 201
Welch, WV 24801
Hours: 9AM-5PM EST
P: 304-436-8535
F: 304-436-6994
No credit cards accepted.
Jurisdiction: Felony, Civil Actions over $5,000
Restricted Records: No sealed, juvenile, adoption, mental health, guardianship records released
Magistrate Court
PO Box 447
Welch, WV 24801
Hours: 9AM-5PM EST
P: 304-436-8588
F: 304-436-8575
Credit cards accepted.
Jurisdiction: Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $5,000, Eviction, Small Claims
Probate (County Clerk)
90 Wyoming St, #109
Welch, WV 24801
Hours: 9AM-5PM EST
P: 304-436-8544
F: 304-436-8576
Jurisdiction: Probate

McDowell County, WV Vital Records

Contact the McDowell County Office of the County Clerk if you would like to find vital records, such as birth, death, marriage, divorce, and real estate records.

McDowell County
County Clerk
90 Wyoming St, #109
Welch, WV 24801
www.mcdowellcounty.wv.gov/countyg...
9AM-5PM EST
Phone: 304-436-8544
Fax: 304-436-8576

Official McDowell County Vital Certificates

McDowell County Vital Certificates

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McDowell County Population Records

Total Land Area (2000): 534.72 sq mi
Population (2009): 22,398
  • Females: 52.1%
  • White: 87.8%
  • Black/African American: 10.9%
  • Asian: 0.1%
  • Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino Origin: 0.7%
  • White, Not Hispanic: 87.2%
Population Change (2000-2009): -4,931
Foreign-Born Population (2000): 0.5%
Language other than English spoken at home (2000): 1.4%
Persons Below Poverty Level (2008): 32.8%
High School Graduates (2000): 50.0%
Bachelor’s Degree or Higher (2000): 5.6%
Persons per Household (2000): 2.42
Housing Units (2000): 13,582
Homeownership Rate (2000): 80.1%
Migration Flow to McDowell County, WV from (2007-2008):

McDowell County Records

Total Earnings by Industry, in thou. dol. (2007):
  • Total: $264,454
  • Construction: $3,633
  • Retail Trade: $22,308
  • Professional and Technical Services: $5,190
  • Healthcare: $13,448
  • Banking: $4,415
  • Retail Trade: $22,308
  • Accommodations and Food Services: $0
  • Manufacturing: $2,481
  • Farms: $0
  • Government: $82,565
Employed (2000): 6,054
Unemployed (2000): 1,015
Unemployment Rate (2009): 11.8%
Annual Payroll per Employee (2007): $20,344
Local Government Employment (2007): 1,242
Local Government Revenue (2007): $50,646 (thou. dol.)
Local Government Debt (2007): $2,922 (thou. dol.)

McDowell County Birth, Death Records

Births (2007): 295
  • Per 1,000 population: 12.9
Deaths (2007): 374
  • Per 1,000 population: 16.4
Infant Deaths (2007): 1
  • Per 1,000 population: 3.4

McDowell County Criminal Records

Violent Crimes (2008): 42
  • Murder and non-negligent manslaughter: 2
  • Forcible rape: 2
  • Robbery: 4
  • Aggravated Assault: 34
Property Crimes (2008): 152
  • Burglary: 41
  • Larceny-Theft: 101
  • Motor Vehicle Theft: 10

McDowell County Genealogy Records

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