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Lashmeet
Census-designated place (CDP)
Location in Mercer County and the state of West Virginia.
Location in Mercer County and the state of West Virginia.
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Mercer
Area
 • Total 0.750 sq mi (1.94 km2)
 • Land 0.750 sq mi (1.94 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Population (2010)
 • Total 479
 • Density 638.7/sq mi (246.6/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 24733

Lashmeet is a census-designated place (CDP) in western Mercer County, West Virginia, United States. It lies along West Virginia Route 10 northwest of the city of Princeton, the county seat of Mercer County. Its elevation is 2,539 feet (774 m). Although Lashmeet is unincorporated, it has a post office, with the ZIP code of 24733. As of the 2010 census, its population was 479.

The community most likely derives its name from the local Lashmeet (or Lashmutt) family.

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