About the Community
One-page fact sheet about the county
History of ASP in the County: We first operated out of the Guyan Valley facility in 1996 after acquiring the building from the school board. The building was originally built in 1950. In addition to our year-round center at Guyan Valley in Wyoming County, we have also operated a summer center in the eastern part of the county for many years.
County Seat: Pineville, WV
Terrain: 500 square miles of mountainous terrain
Major Employers: Coal companies, Wyoming County Board of Education, other community resources and retail.
Per Capita Income: $19,000
Percent Living Below Poverty Line: 22%
Interesting Facts: The county was named for the Delaware Indian word meaning “large plains.”