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Welcome to Anawalt ...

The town of Anawalt is located in McDowell County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Anawalt has a population of 189 people<1> (see below for details).

Anawalt is 1,700 feet [518 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for Anawalt: (304) and (681)<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Anawalt had a population of 226 people. This makes Anawalt the county's 9th most populous community.

The population of Anawalt represents 0.01% of the total population of West Virginia (which has 1,852,994 people), making it the state's 210th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 226 people, the population of Anawalt decreased 16.91% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 272 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Anawalt had an population of 189 people. This is a decrease of 16.37% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 30.51% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Anawalt ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Anawalt and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Bluefield (VA)   [Map]   4,714   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Pocahontas (VA)   [Map]   362   E   5 miles [8 km]
Tazewell (VA)   [Map]   4,240   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Bluefield   [Map]   9,869   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Gary   [Map]   827   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Mullens   [Map]   1,369   N   17 miles [27.4 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Anawalt.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Anawalt. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Anawalt. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Anawalt.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Anawalt:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Anawalt ...

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

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

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

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Cities, Towns and Villages of West Virginia

About McDowell County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Anawalt.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Anawalt - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance from Anawalt. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Anawalt) 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 Anawalt. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Anawalt

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Anawalt. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.3367, Longitude: -81.4410     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Anawalt have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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