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Pocahontas County Free Libraries

Rankings


Library Scout State Rank™
#11
in West Virginia
Library Scout National Rank™
#3,536
Popularity Score
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People enjoy visiting
Visitors Score
👣 👣 👣
Pocahontas County Free Libraries gets many visitors

Overview


The Pocahontas County Free Libraries is located in Marlinton, West Virginia. It serves a population of about 8,719 people.

Library Scout ranks the Pocahontas County Free Libraries as the #11 best library in New Jersey and the #3,536 best in the nation.

Score Card


What's great about Pocahontas County Free Libraries?
Avid Reader Score
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Based on average annual library checkouts per visitor
Library Programs Score
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Tons of library programs!
Popularity Score
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People enjoy visiting
Visitors Score
👣 👣 👣
Pocahontas County Free Libraries gets many visitors
Computer Availability Score
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Many computers!
30 compared to 32 nationally
Librarians Score
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Many librarians!
Branch Libraries in the System
4

Branches


Hillsboro
54 Third Street
Hillsboro, West Virginia 24946

Durbin
4715 Stauton-Parkersburg Turnpike
Durbin, West Virginia 26264

Green Bank
5683 Potomac Highlands Trail
Green Bank, West Virginia 24944

Pocahontas County Free Libraries
500 8th Street
Marlinton, West Virginia 24954

Linwood Community Library
72 Snowshoe Drive
Slatyfork, West Virginia 26291

About


🏠 500 8th Street
Marlinton, West Virginia 24954
State West Virginia  
📞(304) 799-6000

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Popularity


Popularity Score
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People enjoy visiting
How often do people visit?
10
per year
Visitors Score
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Pocahontas County Free Libraries gets many visitors
Average Daily Visitors
134

Books, Music & Movies


Books, CDs, and Videos Available
Number of Items
Source: Library Scout

Bookworms


Avid Reader Score
📚📚
Based on average annual library checkouts per visitor
Library Checkouts per Visitor
7
compared to 14 nationally

Programs


Library programs are an excellent way to meet other people in your community, continue your learning, or help your children meet friends and learn.

All Library Programs Score
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Tons of library programs!
All Library Programs
934
compared with 562 programs nationally
Children's Programs Score
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Tons of children's programs!
Children's Programs
755
compared with 310 programs nationally
Young Adult Programs Score
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Many young adult programs!
Young Adult Programs
19
compared with 55 programs nationally

Librarians


Librarians Score
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Many librarians!
Librarians
8
Average Library Staff Salary
$24,988

Funding


How well funded is the Pocahontas County Free Libraries?
Funding Score
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Moderately Well Funded
Library Funding
$33
per person in library district
Funds per library user is above the 40th percentile nationally

Methodology


The Library Scout ranking rigorously analyzes public data to help you find the best library near you. Our methodology takes into account several factors including the library's total funding relative to the population it serves, the number of paid full-time employees relative to the population it services, the number of electronic and physical items in circulation, the number of library visits, the number of library programs, and the number of computers available for public use.

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#23
#5,049
❤️ ❤️️
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1150 Route 20 South Road
Buckhannon, West Virginia 26201

Vienna Public Library


#7
#2,254
❤️ ❤️ ❤️️
👣 👣 👣 👣
2300 River Road
Vienna, West Virginia 26105

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#28
#5,823
❤️ ❤️ ❤️️
👣 👣 👣 👣
110 Parking Plaza
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