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Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Braxton County, West Virginia

Braxton County is a county located in the central part of the U.S. state of West Virginia. By the 2000 census its population reached 14,702. Braxton County was formed in 1836 from parts of Lewis, Kanawha, and Nicholas Counties and named for Carter Braxton, a Virginia statesman and signer of the Declaration of Independence. The county seat is Sutton. The center of population of West Virginia is located in Braxton County, in the town of Gassaway . Important salt works were formerly located at Bulltown and here, in 1772, Captain Bull and his family and friendly Delaware Indians were massacred by frontiersman. (from wikipedia)

General Information
West Virginia State$53,510 Average House Value (as of 2000)
13,154 Population (as of 2000)$23,413 Average House Income (as of 2000)
11,289 Population (current)412.5 Square Miles of Land
2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)2.6 Square Miles of Water

Business Information
306 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$12,021,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
2,689 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$53,496,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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Ethnicity (as of 2000)
Median Ages (as of 2000)
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