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Buffalo, West Virginia
Welcome to Buffalo ...
The town of Buffalo is located in Putnam County.
When the people of Buffalo refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Buffalonian<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Buffalo has a population of 1,262 people<2> (see below for details).
Buffalo is 560 feet [171 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Buffalo lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for Buffalo: (304) and (681)<4>
The ZIP code for Buffalo: 25033<5>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Buffalo had a population of 1,236 people. This makes Buffalo the county's 4th most populous community.
The population of Buffalo represents 0.07% of the total population of West Virginia (which has 1,852,994 people), making it the state's 97th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,236 people, the population of Buffalo increased 5.55% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,171 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Buffalo had an population of 1,262 people. This is an increase of 2.1% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 7.77% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Buffalo.
Communities near Buffalo ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive.<6>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Buffalo.
Communities Also Named Buffalo ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two West Virginia communities named Buffalo: This one is located in Putnam County and the other is located in Jackson County.
Beyond West Virginia, there are 57 communities that are also named Buffalo - they are located in Alabama, Alberta, Arkansas (3), Colorado, Florida, Illinois, Indiana (3), Iowa (2), Kansas (4), Kentucky (4), Maine, Minnesota, Missouri (3), Montana, Nebraska (2), New York, North Carolina (3), North Dakota, Ohio (2), Oklahoma (2), Oregon, Pennsylvania, Saskatchewan, South Carolina (3), South Dakota, Tennessee (5), Texas (4), Wisconsin and Wyoming.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Buffalo.
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 Buffalo:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Buffalo ...
Looking for more information about Buffalo? 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 Buffalo, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Buffalo.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for State of West Virginia: https://www.wv.gov/
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This page was last modified: 21 Jan 2019