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Welcome to Cameron ...

The city of Cameron is located in Marshall County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Cameron has a population of 871 people<1> (see below for details).

Cameron is 1,230 feet [375 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

The ZIP code for Cameron: 26033<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Cameron had a population of 946 people. This makes Cameron the county's 6th most populous community.

The population of Cameron represents 0.05% of the total population of West Virginia (which has 1,852,994 people), making it the state's 115th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 946 people, the population of Cameron decreased 21.95% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,212 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Cameron had an population of 871 people. This is a decrease of 7.93% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 28.14% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Cameron ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Cameron and not the distance if driven.<5>.

Community   2017
Bellaire (OH)   [Map]   4,106   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Bridgeport (OH)   [Map]   1,766   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Powhatan Point (OH)   [Map]   1,548   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Shadyside (OH)   [Map]   3,612   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Benwood   [Map]   1,307   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Bethlehem   [Map]   2,359   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Cameron ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 40 communities that are also named Cameron - they are located in Alabama, Arizona, California (2), Colorado (2), Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa (2), Kansas (3), Louisiana, Michigan (2), Mississippi, Missouri, Montana (2), Nebraska, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario (2), Oregon, Pennsylvania (3), South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia (3) and Wisconsin.

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

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 Cameron. 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 Cameron. 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 Cameron.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cameron ...

Looking for more information about Cameron? 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 Cameron, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Cameron.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Cameron. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for West Virginia

About Marshall County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

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

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Cameron - 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>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Cameron). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Cameron or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance starting from Cameron. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Cameron) 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 Cameron. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Cameron

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cameron. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.8271, Longitude: -80.5660     [Map].

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<6>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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