For individuals looking to relocate or start a new business, we encourage you to consider Nitro, West Virginia. The City’s commitment to growth and unity has created tremendous investment opportunities in residential homes, commercial properties and jobs. Our city is located between Huntington and Charleston, two of the Mountain State’s largest cities. Nitro, West Virginia rests along the Kanawha River. We have something for everyone here.
A century ago, Nitro was built as a manufacturing center for the war effort during World War I. Our unique history is highlighted across town in our area attractions, including the Nitro WWI History Museum, Living Memorial Park on 21st Street, and much more. If you are a collector, then we are your perfect pitstop! Our downtown has several antique and collector boutiques located only one mile off of Interstate 64. We are nestled beside the beautiful Kanawha River, where visitors can enjoy the Robert C. Byrd Boat Access & Launch. If lady luck is on your side, then be sure to stop at the Mardi Gras Casino and Resort. From dining to entertainment, Nitro has it all.