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Welcome to Addison ...

The town of Addison is located in Webster County<1>.

The location of Addison has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Addison has a population of 663 people<3> (see below for details).

Addison is 1,600 feet [488 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Addison lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Area codes for Addison: (304) & (681)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Addison had an population of 663 people. This is a decrease of 14.56% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 17.95% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Addison had a population of 776 people (which is 8.48% of the total population of Webster County). This makes Addison the county's most populous community.

The population of Addison represents 0.04% of the total population of West Virginia (which has 1,852,994 people), making it the state's 131st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 776 people, the population of Addison decreased 3.96% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 808 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Addison.

Communities Also Named Addison ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 18 communities that are also named Addison - they are located in Alabama, Connecticut, Illinois, Iowa, Kentucky, Maine, Michigan, Nebraska, New York, North Dakota, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Vermont, Virginia and Wisconsin.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Addison.

Communities near Addison ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Addison.

  • Richwood [Nicholas County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Richwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Richwood
    • Richwood [Nicholas County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the south of Addison
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,855 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Richwood
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Richwood<7>
  • Cowen [Webster County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cowen
    • Cowen [Webster County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the southwest of Addison
    • Estimated population in 2019: 468 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cowen
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cowen<7>
  • Camden-on-Gauley [Webster County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Camden-on-Gauley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Camden-on-Gauley
    • Camden-on-Gauley [Webster County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the southwest of Addison
    • Estimated population in 2019: 145 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Camden-on-Gauley
  • Upperglade [Webster County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Upperglade
    • Upperglade [Webster County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the southwest of Addison
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Upperglade
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Big Run [Webster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Big Run
      • Big Run [Webster County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the northwest of Addison
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Big Run
    • Erbacon [Webster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Erbacon
      • Erbacon [Webster County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the west of Addison
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Erbacon
    • Hacker Valley [Webster County]
    • Tioga [Nicholas County]
    • Slaty Fork [Pocahontas County]
    • Craigsville [Nicholas County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Craigsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Craigsville
      • Craigsville [Nicholas County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Addison
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Craigsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Craigsville<7>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Addison. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Addison.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Addison. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Addison.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Addison. See our Newspapers Page for Addison.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Addison ...

Looking for more information about Addison? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Addison, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Addison.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in West Virginia

About Webster County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Addison. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of West Virginia: https://www.wv.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of West Virginia's counties, including Webster, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Addison.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Addison - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Addison) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Addison. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Addison

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Addison. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.4782, Longitude: -80.4082       In this case, the coordinates for Addison have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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