West Virginia Office of Miners' Health Safety and Training
1997 Coal Production and Employment by County
           
County Employees Underground Surface Total  
BARBOUR 231 1,804,821 78,761 1,883,582  
BOONE 2,677 19,031,553 7,288,206 26,319,759  
BRAXTON 102 916,156   916,156  
BROOKE 254 1,539,002   1,539,002  
CLAY 391   6,461,589 6,461,589  
FAYETTE 472 1,036,370 2,827,760 3,864,130  
GILMER 10 15,455   15,455  
GRANT 249 1,250,837 663,119 1,913,956  
GREENBRIER 71 493,810 32,520 526,330  
HARRISON 590 5,395,048 286,998 5,682,046  
KANAWHA 1,044 4,219,900 8,966,220 13,186,120  
LINCOLN 7 46,852   46,852  
LOGAN 1,445 3,367,377 14,189,153 17,556,530  
MCDOWELL 1,156 5,294,182 1,537,019 6,831,201  
MARION 507 4,812,203 91,281 4,903,484  
MARSHALL 760 10,131,444   10,131,444  
MINERAL 26   125,488 125,488  
MINGO 2,184 19,980,546 5,887,464 25,868,010  
MONONGALIA 1,200 9,784,139 1,323,702 11,107,841  
NICHOLAS 384 2,093,206 512,096 2,605,302  
PRESTON 221 1,684,134 140,314 1,824,448  
RALEIGH 1,586 13,570,784 1,082,142 14,652,926  
RANDOLPH 100 624,968   624,968  
TUCKER 22   192,695 192,695  
UPSHUR 247 1,562,318 247,044 1,809,362  
WAYNE 359 6,101,319 790,134 6,891,453  
WEBSTER 312 1,881,188 2,771,030 4,652,218  
WYOMING 1,199 8,560,155 1,221,498 9,781,653  
Total 17,806 125,197,767 56,716,233 181,914,000  

Last Updated on 8/26/98

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