Tucker County, West Virginia

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Tucker County
Tucker County Courthouse in Parsons
Map of West Virginia highlighting Tucker County
Location within the U.S. state of West Virginia
Map of the United States highlighting West Virginia
West Virginia's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 39°06′N 79°34′W / 39.1°N 79.57°W / 39.1; -79.57
Country United States
State West Virginia
FoundedMarch 7, 1856
Named forHenry St. George Tucker, Sr.
Largest cityParsons
 • Total421 sq mi (1,090 km2)
 • Land419 sq mi (1,090 km2)
 • Water2.1 sq mi (5 km2)  0.5%%
 • Total7,141
 • Estimate 
 • Density17/sq mi (6.5/km2)
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Congressional district1st

Tucker County is a county in the U.S. state of West Virginia. At the 2010 census, 7,141 people lived there. Its county seat is Parsons.