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

The community of West Union is the Seat for Doddridge County.

Doddridge County was founded in 1845. Doddridge was created by taking area from Harrison, , and Counties.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Doddridge had a population of 7,202 people. This is a decrease of 2.72% since the last Census (which gave a population of 7,403 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Doddridge represented 0.41% of the total population of West Virginia, making it the state's 52nd most populous county (out of 55 counties).

The following table shows the recent changes in population. Other than 2000, the population counts have been estimated by the Census Bureau.

Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
20108,202+10.79%+13.89% since 2009
20097,202-2.72%-0.14% since 2008
20087,212-2.58%-0.52% since 2007
20007,403The Last Census

More information can be found on the Doddridge County Census Page for Doddridge County.


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<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2000 Census and the next count will be for the 2010 Census.

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