West Virginia is placed on the east coast of the United States of America, and falls within the Appalachian region. It is inside the top 15 least populated states (12th), and is stuck in between Kentucky, Ohio, Maryland and Pennsylvania. Charleston is the capital of West Virginia, and is also the largest city in the state. That state is known for spectacular mountain ranges, while the logging and coal industries have thrived in West Virginia.
- Co-ordinates: 39.0000° N, 80.5000° W
- Capital: Charleston
- Population: 1.8 Million
- Major Cities: Charleston, Morgantown, Huntington
- Main Attractions: Harpers Ferry National Historical Park, New River Gorge Bridge, Canaan Valley