Kenova, West Virginia Overview
Kenova, West Virginia includes 1 nearby coal leases. Kenova is a city in Wayne County West Virginia at the confluence of the Ohio and Big Sandy Rivers. The name of the town comes from its unique position where the borders of Kentucky Ohio and West Virginia meet. Founded in 1859 but not incorporated until 1894 the town's early history and development was centered around the railroad industry. It is home to a major Norfolk Southern Ohio River Bridge.
- Kenova, West Virginia has a population of 3,216 (based on numbers from 2010).
- Located in Wayne County, West Virginia.
- Kenova, West Virginia sits 169 meters (554.5 feet) above sea level feet above sea level.
in Kenova, West Virginia
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Coal Lease News From The Coal Fields™
Learn more about the Bureau of Land Management, Public Land Survey System, and coal leases.
Understanding Lease Ownership
We receive lots of emails from people who find their name or a relative’s name on our site and want to know if this means they have some right to the land listed under that name.
Understanding BLM Administrative Areas
Whether it is filing a lease or researching one, the administering BLM office is going to be the definitive source.
Understanding Location Data
Lease handled by the Bureau of Land Management are not mapped by latitude and longitude, instead, these leases harken back to the Public Land Survey System.
A “township” can refer to two different things. Both are part of the PLSS measurement system but have different uses.