Racine, West Virginia

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Census-designated place (CDP)
Racine is located in West Virginia
Location within the state of West Virginia
Coordinates: 38°8′31″N 81°39′37″W / 38.14194°N 81.66028°W / 38.14194; -81.66028Coordinates: 38°8′31″N 81°39′37″W / 38.14194°N 81.66028°W / 38.14194; -81.66028
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Boone
 • Total 0.512 sq mi (1.33 km2)
 • Land 0.479 sq mi (1.24 km2)
 • Water 0.033 sq mi (0.09 km2)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 256
 • Density 500/sq mi (190/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)

Racine is a census-designated place (CDP) in Boone County, West Virginia, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 256.[2] The post office was opened on December 10, 1881, having been named by the Sayre family whose ancestors lived in Racine, Ohio. Racine is home to the Racine Volunteer Fire Department which covers 174 square miles (450 km2) in its first response area. The John Slack Park is also located in Racine next to the Fire Department.