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Alderson, West Virginia
Welcome to Alderson ...
The location of Alderson has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Alderson has a population of 1,155 people<2> (see below for details).
Alderson is 1,540 feet [469 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Alderson lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Alderson: (304) and (681)<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Alderson had a population of 1,184 people. This makes Alderson the county's 5th most populous community.
The population of Alderson represents 0.06% of the population of West Virginia (which has 1,852,994 people), making it the state's 99th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,184 people, the population of Alderson increased 8.52% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,091 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Alderson had an population of 1,155 people. This is a decrease of 2.45% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 5.87% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Alderson.
Communities near Alderson ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Alderson and not the distance if you drove.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Alderson.
Communities Also Named Alderson ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Alderson - they are located in Alberta, Illinois, Michigan, Oklahoma and Pennsylvania.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Alderson.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Alderson:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alderson ...
Looking for more information about Alderson? 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Alderson, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Alderson.
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This page was last modified: 06 Feb 2019