Bismarck, West Virginia

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Bismarck, West Virginia
Unincorporated community
Bismarck is located in West Virginia
Bismarck is located in the US
Coordinates: 39°13′4″N 79°13′59″W / 39.21778°N 79.23306°W / 39.21778; -79.23306Coordinates: 39°13′4″N 79°13′59″W / 39.21778°N 79.23306°W / 39.21778; -79.23306
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Grant
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
GNIS feature ID 1549596[1]

Bismarck is an unincorporated community in Grant County, West Virginia, United States. It lies on West Virginia Route 93 near Mount Storm Lake.

Bismarck was named in honor of Minister President of Prussia Otto von Bismarck (April 1, 1815 – July 30, 1898).[2] Because of various spellings including Bismarch and Bismark, the Board on Geographic Names officially decided upon Bismarck in 1895.