Dealer license in West Virginia is about to be introduced. Cabell County is a county located in the U.S. state of West Virginia. From 2010, the population was 96,319. It was organized in 1809 and named after William H. Cabell, governor of Virginia from 1805 to 1808. Its county seat is Huntington. Cabell County is part of the Huntington-Ashland, WV-KY-OH, Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA). In the 2000 census, the MSA had a population of 288,649.