Pratt, West Virginia

Pratt, West Virginia (WV), a community on the Kanawha River in Kanawha County, was incorporated in 1905 and named for the family of Charles K. Pratt, of New York, whose company acquired vast coal and timber holdings in and around Paint Creek.

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Parks & Public Recreation

Pratt is situated on a bend in the Kanawha River upstream of the mouth of Paint Creek. The Paint Creek Trail ascends the creek from Pratt to Beckley, West Virginia.


Pratt is located on highway WV-61 approximately four miles northwest of Montgomery, West Virginia, eight miles east of expressways I-77 and I-64 at Chelyan, West Virgnia, and seven miles north of I-77 and I-64 at Paint Creek.

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Regional Information

Pratt is located in the Metro Valley Region in central West Virginia.

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