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Census-designated place (CDP)
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Putnam
 • Total 0.802 sq mi (2.08 km2)
 • Land 0.802 sq mi (2.08 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Population (2010)
 • Total 668
 • Density 832.9/sq mi (321.6/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 25109

Hometown is a census-designated place (CDP) located along the Kanawha River on West Virginia Route 62 in Putnam County, West Virginia, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 668. Hometown has 6 streets that are intersected by 1 street. There is an elementary school. The red house on the left in the photo was built by Thomas M. Brown and Ella Mae Criner Brown in the early 1920s, and was the first house built at Hometown.


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