Basic information about the Gilmer County
The Gilmer County is located in the state of West Virginia. This county occupies 341 square miles, with 2 square miles being water areas. There are 8.693 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Gilmer County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (82.51%), followed by Black or African American (12.34%) and Some Other Race (2.43%). There are 2.753 households in the county, while 65,60% of them are family households and 34,40% represent non family households. There are 2 cities and towns in Gilmer County. The most populated city is Glenville town and the smallest town or village is Sand Fork town.