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Huntington, West Virginia
City
Clockwise: the Paul Ambrose Trail for Health (PATH), Fourth Avenue, the downtown skyline as seen from across the Ohio River, Harris Riverfront Park, and the Huntington Welcome Center at Heritage Station.
Clockwise: the Paul Ambrose Trail for Health (PATH), Fourth Avenue, the downtown skyline as seen from across the Ohio River, Harris Riverfront Park, and the Huntington Welcome Center at Heritage Station.
Flag of Huntington, West Virginia
Flag
Official seal of Huntington, West Virginia
Seal
Nickname(s): 
The Jewel City/The River City/The River & Rail City/Train City
Location within Cabell and Wayne County
Location within Cabell and Wayne County
Huntington is located in West Virginia
Huntington
Huntington
Location within West Virginia
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Huntington is located in the United States
Huntington
Huntington
Location within the United States
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Coordinates: 38°25′15″N 82°25′25″W / 38.42083°N 82.42361°W / 38.42083; -82.42361Coordinates: 38°25′15″N 82°25′25″W / 38.42083°N 82.42361°W / 38.42083; -82.42361
Country  United States
State  West Virginia
Counties Cabell, Wayne
Settled 1775
Incorporated 1799 (Guyandotte)
- 1871 (Huntington)
Founded by Collis P. Huntington,
Delos W. Emmons
Government
 • Type Mayor-Council
 • Mayor Steve Williams (D)
 • City Council
Councilmembers
  • Joyce Clark
  • Pete Gillespie II
  • Frances Jackson
  • Gary Bunn
  • Sandra Clements
  • Mark Bates (President)
  • Scott Caserta
  • Tom McGuffin
  • Rick Simmons
Area
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 • City 18.46 sq mi (47.82 km2)
 • Land 16.22 sq mi (42.01 km2)
 • Water 2.24 sq mi (5.81 km2)
Elevation
564 ft (172 m)
Population
 (2010)[2]
 • City 49,138
 • Estimate 
(2018)[3]
46,048
 • Rank US: 845th
WV: 2nd
 • Density 2,902.71/sq mi (1,120.73/km2)
 • Urban
202,637 (US: 178th)
 • Metro
352,823 (US: 150th)
 • Demonym
Huntingtonian
Time zone UTC−5 (Eastern Standard Time)
 • Summer (DST) UTC−4 (Eastern Daylight Time)
ZIP Codes
25701–25729, 25755, 25770–25779, 25704
Area code(s) 304 & 681
FIPS code 54-39460
GNIS feature ID 1540605[4]
Website cityofhuntington.com