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Galloway
Census-designated place (CDP)
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Barbour
Area
 • Total 0.627 sq mi (1.62 km2)
 • Land 0.627 sq mi (1.62 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Population (2010)
 • Total 143
 • Density 228.1/sq mi (88.1/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 26349

Galloway is a census-designated place (CDP) and coal town in northwestern Barbour County, West Virginia, USA. It lies along West Virginia Route 76 northwest of the city of Philippi, the county seat of Barbour County. Its elevation is 1,073 feet (327 m). Although it is unincorporated, it has a post office, with the ZIP code of 26349. As of the 2010 census, its population is 143.

The community was named after W. T. Galloway, a railroad official.


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