Bergoo, West Virginia

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Census-designated place (CDP)
Bergoo is located in West Virginia
Location within the state of West Virginia
Coordinates: 38°29′11″N 80°18′2″W / 38.48639°N 80.30056°W / 38.48639; -80.30056Coordinates: 38°29′11″N 80°18′2″W / 38.48639°N 80.30056°W / 38.48639; -80.30056
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Webster
 • Total 0.224 sq mi (0.58 km2)
 • Land 0.212 sq mi (0.55 km2)
 • Water 0.012 sq mi (0.03 km2)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 94
 • Density 420/sq mi (160/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)

Bergoo is a census-designated place (CDP) in Webster County, West Virginia, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 94.[2] Bergoo lies at the confluence of the Elk River and Leatherwood Creek. Bergoo was formerly known as Leatherwood, taking its name from the creek.


The climate in this area has mild differences between highs and lows, and there is adequate rainfall year round. According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Bergoo has a marine west coast climate, abbreviated "Cfb" on climate maps.[3]