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Land Acreage > Total Cropland 0.536 million acres [36th of 43]
Land Acreage > Total Forest Land 12.001 million acres [25th of 44]
Land Acreage > Total Pasture or Range Land 1.01 million acres [32nd of 43]
Land area 24,078 sq mi [41st of 56]
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Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, Kentucky, Ohio
Largest cities (with populations) Charleston - 53,421
May 2004 tornado outbreak sequence tornadoes > Number 1 [23rd of 26]
Mean County Area 1,141.01 sq.km. [43rd of 49]
North American blizzard of 1996 > Snowfall accumulation totals WV
Percentage of area water 0.63% [45th of 50]
State capitals (with populations) Charleston - 53,421
Tornadoes > Fatalities 2 [33rd of 55]
Tornadoes > Injuries 90 [35th of 55]
Tornadoes > Total cost of damage $21,638,544.00 [39th of 55]
Tornadoes > Total number 83 [38th of 55]
Total area 24,230 sq mi [41st of 50]
US National Historic Landmarks > Number 16 [44th of 51]
US National Historic Landmarks > Number, non-duplicated 16 [44th of 51]
Water area 152 sq mi [50th of 50]

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ALTERNATIVE NAMES: WV
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