Pageton, West Virginia
|Census-designated place (CDP)|
|• Total||1.225 sq mi (3.17 km2)|
|• Land||1.201 sq mi (3.11 km2)|
|• Water||0.024 sq mi (0.06 km2)|
|• Density||150/sq mi (59/km2)|
|Time zone||Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)|
|• Summer (DST)||EDT (UTC-4)|
Pageton is a census-designated place (CDP) in McDowell County, West Virginia. As of the 2010 census, its population was 187. Pageton is located on the Tug Fork Branch of the Norfolk and Western Railway, along the Pocahontas seam of rich bituminous coal. Pageton is located on State Route 161 between Thorpe and Anawalt.
Pageton was named after Louis R. Page, a colliery official.
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