Elkins is a city in Randolph County, West Virginia, USA. The community was incorporated in 1890 and named in honor of Stephen Benton Elkins, a U.S. Senator from West Virginia. It is the county seat of Randolph County.
Elkins has countless restaurants offering numerous cuisines to satisfy a variety of palettes, including pizza, Chinese and Tex-Mex. When you've got a lot of shopping to do, this locale is a great choice; its pawn shops, fashion stores and brewing supply shops and many others have plenty for you to choose from.
The average real estate listing price this year is $150,559 in Elkins, a slight 0.7 percent hike from last year, when the price was $149,482. Meanwhile, number of for-sale homes on the market marginally increased 3.7 percent, from 54 to 56 listings. If you have quite an extensive wardrobe, don't worry about storage as various properties here have walk-in closets with plenty of space to store your latest fashion. Travel back to an earlier era thanks to the large number of very study brick homes in this city.