Big Sandy, West Virginia facts for kids
|Census-designated place (CDP)|
|• Total||0.553 sq mi (1.43 km2)|
|• Land||0.532 sq mi (1.38 km2)|
|• Water||0.021 sq mi (0.05 km2)|
|• Density||303.8/sq mi (117.3/km2)|
|Time zone||Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)|
|• Summer (DST)||EDT (UTC-4)|
Big Sandy is a census-designated place (CDP) located in McDowell County, West Virginia, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population is 168. The town's name comes from the Big Sandy River, a major tributary of the Ohio River which forms the boundary between West Virginia and Kentucky.
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