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Philippi (pronounced 'FILL-uh-pea') is a city in — and the county seat of — Barbour County, West Virginia, USA. The population was 2,966 at the 2010 census. In 1861, the city was the site of the Battle of Philippi, known as "The Philippi Races". Although a minor skirmish, this is considered the earliest notable land action of the American Civil War. For over a century, Philippi has been home to Alderson Broaddus University, a four-year liberal-arts school affiliated with the American Baptist Churches. The city has a weekly newspaper, The Barbour Democrat.


Looking for travel information about Philippi? Explore the best travel advice on Philippi, United States. When planning a trip to Philippi, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Pittsburgh. Attractions in Pittsburgh include Pnc Park, Duquesne Incline, Phipps Conservatory. To reach Philippi, hop on a flight to airport which is the nearest major Erie International Airport, Pittsburgh International Airport. To explore Philippi, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!

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Facts and Stats for Philippi*

  • Cost for Essentials in Philippi

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Philippi

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.04 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9.25 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 31.67 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 72 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 35 USD

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