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War is a city in McDowell County, West Virginia, USA. The population was 788 at the 2000 census. War was incorporated in 1920 by the Circuit Court of McDowell County. Its name is derived from War Creek, whose confluence with Dry Fork is located within the city. Legend has it that War Creek was in turn named by the local Native Americans about 1788 because of a battle which occurred near the source of the creek. War is the only place in the United States with this name. War was formerly known as Miner's City. It is also recognized as "the southernmost incorporated city in West Virginia." It is well known for being a setting in the movie "October Sky" as writer Homer Hickam is a Big Creek High School alumni. (from wikipedia)
 
 
 

 
General Information
Mcdowell County2,302 Population (as of 2000)
West Virginia State937 Population (current)
38.6 Square Miles of Land2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)
0.0 Square Miles of Water$21,400 Average House Value (as of 2000)
$14,918 Average House Income (as of 2000)

Business Information
23 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$668,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
105 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$2,735,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

Gender (as of 2000)
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Ethnicity (as of 2000)
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Median Ages (as of 2000)
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The Boeing Company Networks & Space Systems division in the Washington DC area is seeking Software Engineers to join our team. This position will p...
The Boeing Company - US-Nationwide - posted 20 days ago
The Boeing Company Networks & Space Systems division in the Washington DC area is seeking Software Engineers to join our team. This position will p...
The Boeing Company - US-Nationwide - posted 27 days ago

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