West Virginia Route 83

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West Virginia Route 83 marker

West Virginia Route 83
Route information
Maintained by WVDOH
Length: 17.7 mi[1] (28.5 km)
Major junctions
West end: Virginia 83.svg VA 83 near Jolo
East end: WV-16.svg WV 16 in War
Counties: McDowell
Highway system
WV 82 WV 84

West Virginia Route 83 is an east–west state highway located within McDowell County, West Virginia. The western terminus is at the Virginia state line six miles (10 km) west of Jolo, where WV 83 continues west as Virginia State Route 83. The eastern terminus is at West Virginia Route 16 in War.

WV 83 is slated to be replaced by the Coalfields Expressway.

Major intersections[edit]

The entire route is in McDowell County.

Location mi km Destinations Notes
Paynesville SR 83 west – Grundy
Jolo WV 635 south
Bradshaw WV 80 north – Iaeger
WV 16 – Welch, Coalwood, War
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi


  1. ^ Distance calculated using Microsoft MapPoint mapping software.