One thing most people don’t know is just how beautiful (most of) our county courthouses are. Here’s the definitive ranking of how beautiful all 55 of West Virginia’s courthouses.

55. Mason County – Point Pleasant

54. Taylor County – Grafton

53. Preston County – Kingwood

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52. Calhoun County – Grantsville

51. Logan County – Logan

50. Ohio County – Wheeling

49. Hancock County – New Cumberland

48. Pleasants County – St. Marys

47. Webster County – Webster Springs

46. Mingo County – Williamson

45. Grant County – Petersburg

44. Lincoln County – Hamlin

43. Roane County – Spencer

42. Gilmer County – Glenville

41. Wayne County – Wayne

40. Pendleton County – Franklin

39. Monroe County – Union

38. Summer County – Hinton

37. Clay County – Clay

36. Greenbrier County – Lewisburg

35. Putnam County – Winfield

34. Raleigh County – Beckley

33. Nicholas County – Summersville

32. Mineral County – Keyser

31. Harrison County – Clarksburg

30. Wyoming County – Pineville

29. Jefferson County – Charles Town

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Public Domain

28. McDowell County – Welch

27. Hardy County – Moorefield

26. Mercer County – Princeton

25. Morgan County – Berkeley Springs

24. Brooke County – Wellsburg

23. Wirt County – Elizabeth

22. Boone County – Madison

21. Fayette County – Fayetteville

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Public Domain

20. Monongalia County – Morgantown

(via WIkipedia)

(via WIkipedia)

19. Wood County – Parkersburg

18. Wetzel County – New Martinsville

17. Doddridge County – West Union

16. Tyler County – Middlebourne

15. Braxton County – Sutton

14. Lewis County – Weston

13. Marshall County – Mounsdville

12. Ritchie County – Harrisville

11. Kanawha County – Charleston

10. Randolph County – Elkins

9. Hampshire County – Romney

8. Jackson County – Ripley

7. Tucker County – Parsons

6. Berkeley County – Martinsburg

5. Pocahontas County – Marlinton

4. Barbour County – Philippi

3. Cabell County – Huntington

2. Upshur County – Buckhannon

1. Marion County – Fairmont

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