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.
Founded March 5, 1856
Named for John C. Calhoun
Seat Grantsville
Largest town Grantsville
Area
 • Total 281 sq mi (728 km2)
 • Land 279 sq mi (723 km2)
 • Water 1.4 sq mi (4 km2), 0.5%
Population (est.)
 • (2015) 7,470
 • Density 27/sq mi (10/km2)
Congressional district 2nd
Time zone Eastern: UTC−5/−4
Website www.calhouncounty.wv.gov
The Calhoun County Courthouse in Grantsville

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