Wheeling, West Virginia
City of Wheeling, West Virginia
The Friendly City, Your Place to Play
|• Mayor||Andy McKenzie|
|• City Manager||Robert Herron|
|• Police Chief||Robert Matheny|
|• Fire Chief||Larry Helms|
|• City||15.8 sq mi (41.0 km2)|
|• Land||13.9 sq mi (36.0 km2)|
|• Water||1.9 sq mi (4.9 km2) 12.07%|
|Elevation||687−1,300 ft (209−396 m)|
|• Density||2,110.1/sq mi (814.7/km2)|
|metro pop'n. as of 2007|
|Time zone||UTC-4 (Eastern)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-4 (EDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||1548994|
Wheeling is a city in the U.S. state of West Virginia. It is in both Ohio County and Marshall County. It is the county seat of Ohio County. Wheeling is the main city of the Wheeling Metropolitan Statistical Area. The city had 28,486 (31,059 in Ohio County, 360 in Marshall County) people as of the 2010 census. It was previously home to the Wheeling Stogies minor league baseball team.
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- Annual Estimates of the Population of Metropolitan and Micropolitan Statistical Areas: April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2007 (CBSA-EST2007-01): 2007 Population Estimates. United States Census Bureau, Population Division. 2008-03-27. Retrieved 2008-05-16.
- "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
- "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
- "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2008-01-31.