Gallipolis Ferry, West Virginia

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Gallipolis Ferry, West Virginia
Census-designated place
Gallipolis Ferry, West Virginia is located in West Virginia
Gallipolis Ferry, West Virginia
Gallipolis Ferry, West Virginia
Coordinates: 38°46′14″N 82°11′56″W / 38.77056°N 82.19889°W / 38.77056; -82.19889
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Mason
Area[1]
 • Total 2.771 sq mi (7.18 km2)
 • Land 2.275 sq mi (5.89 km2)
 • Water 0.496 sq mi (1.28 km2)
Elevation 594 ft (181 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 817
 • Density 290/sq mi (110/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 25515
Area code(s) 304 & 681
GNIS feature ID 1554524[3]

Gallipolis Ferry is a census-designated place (CDP) in Mason County, West Virginia, United States, on the Ohio River located along West Virginia Route 2. As of the 2010 census, its population was 817.[2] It is the site of the Robert C. Byrd Locks & Dam on the Ohio. Gallipolis Ferry lies south of Gallipolis, Ohio.

The community is part of the Point Pleasant, WV–OH Micropolitan Statistical Area.

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Coordinates: 38°46′14″N 82°11′56″W / 38.77056°N 82.19889°W / 38.77056; -82.19889