RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
 
Sitemap
     
 

Burnsville, West Virginia

Community
Profile
Nearby Census Genealogy
Helper
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
TripAdvisor
Links
Interactive
Map
Wish
List
Other WV
Communities

The location of Burnsville

 
 
 
 
Learn About
The Commemorative
Quarter for
West Virginia
 
The Commemorative Quarter for West Virginia

Welcome to Burnsville ...

The town of Burnsville is located in Braxton County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Burnsville has a population of 490 people<1> (see below for details).

Burnsville is 890 feet [271 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for Burnsville: (304) & (681)<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Burnsville had a population of 510 people. This makes Burnsville the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Burnsville represents 0.03% of the population of West Virginia (which has 1,852,994 people), making it the state's 165th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 510 people, the population of Burnsville increased 6.03% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 481 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Burnsville had an population of 490 people. This is a decrease of 3.92% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 1.87% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Burnsville ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving it.<4>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Arnett   [Map]   ---   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Auburn   [Map]   90   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Exchange   [Map]   ---   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Flatwoods   [Map]   270   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Gassaway   [Map]   873   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Glenville   [Map]   1,473   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Burnsville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Burnsville - they are located in Alabama, Indiana, Minnesota, Mississippi, New Brunswick, North Carolina (2), Pennsylvania and Virginia.

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

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 Burnsville. 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 Burnsville. 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 Burnsville.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Burnsville ...

Looking for more information about Burnsville? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Burnsville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Burnsville.

Other Roadside Stops ...



Cities, Towns and Villages of West Virginia

About Braxton County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Burnsville. 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 Burnsville.

- Return to Citation

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

- Return to Citation

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

- Return to Citation

<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that stretches from Burnsville. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Burnsville) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Burnsville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Burnsville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Burnsville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.8580, Longitude: -80.6540     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Burnsville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

- Return to Citation



 
 
 

Community
Profile
Nearby
 
Census
 
Genealogy
Helper
Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
Interactive
Map
Wish
List
Summarized
 
Misc
 
Other   WV
Communities
 
 
 

Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 
 

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

Copyright 2016
All Rights Reserved
This page was last modified: 15 Oct 2018
By John Hall