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Addison, West Virginia
Welcome to Addison ...
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).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Addison.
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
Telephone 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 (or 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 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 (with a count of 808 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Addison.
Adding Addison to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Addison in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Addison elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Addison on our Genealogy Page.
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.
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 ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 08 Jun 2021