Benwood is a city located in the County of Marshall. The river Ohio flows beside the town and it is a part of Wheeling of West Virginia MSA. Benwood has a total area of about 5 sq. kms. and is located at an elevated height of about 646 ft. above the ground level. The education sector is fairly advanced in the area and it helps in the growth of other industries in the region. Some are also involved with local shops and trade in the area.