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Clarksburg, West Virginia
Welcome to Clarksburg ...
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Clarksburg has a population of 15,621 people<1> (see below for details).
Clarksburg is 980 feet [299 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Clarksburg lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Clarksburg: (304) and (681)<3>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Clarksburg had a population of 16,578 people (which is 23.99% of the total population of Harrison County). This makes Clarksburg the county's most populous community.
The population of Clarksburg represents 0.89% of the total population of West Virginia (which has 1,852,994 people), making it the state's 10th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 16,578 people, the population of Clarksburg has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 16,743 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Clarksburg had an population of 15,621 people. This is a decrease of 5.77% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 6.7% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Clarksburg.
Communities near Clarksburg ...
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 Clarksburg and not the distance if you drove.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Clarksburg.
Communities Also Named Clarksburg ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 16 communities that are also named Clarksburg - they are located in California, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri (2), New Jersey, New York, Ohio (2), Ontario, Pennsylvania and Tennessee.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Clarksburg.
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 Clarksburg:
Websites for Clarksburg ...
Official Website: www.clarksburg.com/
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Clarksburg ...
Looking for more information about Clarksburg? 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 Clarksburg, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Clarksburg.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Clarksburg: www.clarksburg.com/
The official website for Harrison County: www.harrisoncountywv.com/
The official website for State of West Virginia: https://www.wv.gov/
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This page was last modified: 21 Jan 2019