Hurricane is a sprawling urban area that covers about 10 miles of I-64. There are a lot of nice homes in the hills away from the interstate. The rest of the populace and the commercial centers are all adjacent to I-64.
It was a convenient stop on one of our trips that carried us across West Virginia.
There are about 5500 people who live in the extended town.
2200 houses and 1550 families; family income is about $43000.
official website for the town is: http://www.hurricanewv.com/
ZIPCODE 25526 is Hurricane in Putnam County
Area Code 304
the town and the creek nearby were named after a woods that had been demolished and was reported to General Washington as having been hit by a hurricane (1780s).