McMechen, West Virginia

McMechen, West Virginia (WV), a community on the Ohio River in Marshall County, was incorporated in 1895 and named for William and Sidney Johnson McMechen, who settled there.

Lodging near McMechen, West Virginia

McMechen (WV) Hotels

Parks & Public Recreation

The following parks and public recreation areas are located within 20 miles of McMechen.


McMechen is located on the highway US-250 approximately three miles south of Benwood, West Virginia, and three miles north of Glen Dale, West Virginia.

Map of McMechen, West Virginia

Regional Information

McMechen is located in the Northern Panhandle Region in northern West Virginia.