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

The community of Webster Springs is the Seat for Webster County.

Webster County was founded in 1860. Webster was created by taking area from Braxton, and Counties.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Webster had a population of 9,444 people. This is a decrease of 2.83% since the last Census (which gave a population of 9,719 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Webster represented 0.54% of the total population of West Virginia, making it the state's 46th 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
20109,154-5.81%-3.07% since 2009
20099,444-2.83%-0.44% since 2008
20089,486-2.4%+0.33% since 2007
20009,719The Last Census

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


Below are some of the communities located in Webster County (for more communities, please visit our Nearby Page for Webster County):

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Addison   7468087.67% decrease  
Cowen   4895134.68% decrease  
Camden-on-Gauley   1491575.1% decrease  

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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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