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. It is also the name of hagrid's house in Harry Potter.

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