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Weirton, West Virginia

Weirton, West Virginia
Full nameCity of Weirton
Official nameCity of Weirton
Settlement typeCity
CountryUnited States
StateWest Virginia
CountiesHancock, Brooke
Total Area19.3 sq mi (50 km2)
Land Area17.9 sq mi (46.4 km2)
Water Area1.4 sq mi (3.6 km2)
Elevation755 ft (230.1 m)
Total Population20411 (2000)
Density (pop.)440.9/km2 (1142.2/sq mi)
Other information
Time zoneEastern (EST) (UTC-5)
- Summer (DST)EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code26062
Area code304
FIPS code54-85156 
GNIS feature ID1555932 

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Weirton is a city located in the Northern Panhandle of West Virginia, United States. Most of the city is in Hancock County, with the remainder in Brooke County. As of the 2000 census, the city population was 20,411 (16,525 in Hancock County, 3,886 in Brooke County). It is a part of the Weirton-Steubenville Metropolitan Statistical area.

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