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The town of Grantsville is the county seat of Calhoun County. The town was established along the Little Kanawha River in 1865 and named for Ulysses S. Grant. The population for Grantsville is 343 people (as of 2021 Census).

Grantsville has one volunteer fire department; elections are held every two years on the second Monday in April; officials take office within 10 days of election. Overall, Calhoun County has a population of 6,229 (as of the 2020 Census).

Current Mayor – Robert Petrovsky 

Elected June 2023, 2-Year Term

Council Members:

Kimberly Sweat

Emalee Morgan

Cheryl Cheesbrew

Linda Staton

William (Bill) Villers

Town Recorder: Judy Powell



Grantsville City Hall Contact Information:

Grantsville City Hall

362 Main Street
PO Box 146
Grantsville, WV 26147

Phone: 304-354-7500
Fax: 304-354-9274



Calhoun Comprehensive Plan

As of January 2024, Calhoun had the following businesses registered to do business in the corporation:

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