Located 18.5 miles west of Wheeling, West Virginia and 1 mile from St. Clairsville, Ohio next to the you are within minutes of anything you need. Belmont County welcomes visitors to an area rich in history and natural beauty. The area offers one of the largest country music festivals, other festivals and fairs, beautiful lakes and parks, and breath taking scenery. It also is the home of several museums representing the communities’ history and strong roots. Belmont county has excellent shopping and restaurants. With Interstate 70, Historic National Road US 40, Scenic Byway Route 7 and also Route 9, Belmont County is easy to travel. Enjoy the relaxed atmosphere. Enjoy Belmont County.