Coco, West Virginia

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Unincorporated community
Coco is located in West Virginia
Location within the state of West Virginia
Coco is located in the US
Coco (the US)
Coordinates: 38°24′11″N 81°25′9″W / 38.40306°N 81.41917°W / 38.40306; -81.41917Coordinates: 38°24′11″N 81°25′9″W / 38.40306°N 81.41917°W / 38.40306; -81.41917
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Kanawha
Elevation 653 ft (199 m)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
GNIS ID 1549635[1]

Coco is an unincorporated community in Kanawha County, West Virginia.

Originally named Poco, after the name of a rooster in a story, but the spelling was change in processing by the postal service).[2]


  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Coco, West Virginia
  2. ^ Kenny, Hamill (1945). West Virginia Place Names: Their Origin and Meaning, Including the Nomenclature of the Streams and Mountains. Piedmont, WV: The Place Name Press. p. 180.