Smithfield, West Virginia

Smithfield, West Virginia (WV), a community in Wetzel County, was incorporated in 1904 and named for Henry Smith, who established a store during the Wetzel County oil boom. Smithfield is situated on the South Fork of Fishing Creek above the mouth of Price Run. 

Lodging near Smithfield, West Virginia

Smithfield (WV) Hotels

Parks & Public Recreation

The Lewis Wetzel Wildlife Management Area and the Lantz Farm and Nature Preserve Wildlife Management Area are located approximately 10 miles west and southwest of Smithfield.


Smithfield is located on highway WV-20 approximately 11 miles southeast of Pine Grove, West Virginia, and 20 miles northwest of Lumberport, West Virginia.

Map of Smithfield, West Virginia

Regional Information

Smithfield is located in the Mid-Ohio Valley Region in northwestern West Virginia near the Monongahela Valley Region.