Calhoun County, West Virginia

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Calhoun County, West Virginia
Calhoun County Courthouse WV.jpg
The Calhoun County Courthouse in Grantsville
Map of West Virginia highlighting Calhoun County
Location in the U.S. state of West Virginia
Map of the United States highlighting West Virginia
West Virginia's location in the U.S.
FoundedMarch 5, 1856
Named forJohn C. Calhoun
SeatGrantsville
Largest townGrantsville
Area
 • Total281 sq mi (728 km2)
 • Land279 sq mi (723 km2)
 • Water1.4 sq mi (4 km2), 0.5%
Population (est.)
 • (2015)7,470
 • Density27/sq mi (10/km2)
Congressional district2nd
Time zoneEastern: UTC−5/−4
Websitewww.calhouncounty.wv.gov
The Calhoun County Courthouse in Grantsville

Calhoun County is a county in the U.S. state of West Virginia.