Congo, West Virginia

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Congo
Unincorporated community
Congo is located in West Virginia
Congo
Congo
Location within the state of West Virginia
Coordinates: 40°36′30″N 80°38′9″W / 40.60833°N 80.63583°W / 40.60833; -80.63583Coordinates: 40°36′30″N 80°38′9″W / 40.60833°N 80.63583°W / 40.60833; -80.63583
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Hancock
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
GNIS feature ID 1554183[1]

Congo is an unincorporated community on the Ohio River in Hancock County, West Virginia. It lies off of West Virginia Route 2. According to the Geographic Names Information System, Congo has also been known as Hamilton and Hamilton Town throughout its history.

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