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Cairo

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Cairo is a town in Ritchie County, West Virginia, United States, along West Virginia Route 31, the North Fork of the Hughes River, and the North Bend Rail Trail. The population was 281 at the 2010 census.HistoryThe town was named by its earliest settlers, who were Scots Presbyterians, for the city of Cairo, Egypt, owing to the presence of water and fertile land at the site. Cairo was incorporated in 1895. The North Bend Rail Trail passes through the town.The former Bank of Cairo building, now Cairo Town Hall, was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1996.GeographyCairo is located at .According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.48sqmi, of which, 0.47sqmi is land and 0.01sqmi is water.Demographics2010 censusAs of the census of 2010, there were 281 people, 118 households, and 71 families residing in the town. The population density was 597.9PD/sqmi. There were 151 housing units at an average density of 321.3/sqmi. The racial makeup of the town was 100.0% White.
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