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

The community of Pineville is the Seat for Wyoming County.

Wyoming County was founded in 1850 and was created by taking area from LoganCounty.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Wyoming had a population of 23,304 people. This is a decrease of 9.35% since the last Census (which gave a population of 25,708 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Wyoming represented 1.42% of the total population of West Virginia, making it the state's 27th 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.

YearPopulationChange
Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
201023,796-7.44%+2.11% since 2009
200923,304-9.35%-0.47% since 2008
200823,414-8.92%-0.74% since 2007
200723,588-8.25% 
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200025,708The Last Census

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

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

Community 2009
Population
2000
Population
Change
(2009vs. 2000)
Mullens   1,5501,76912.38% decrease  
Oceana   1,3921,55010.19% decrease  
Pineville   6447159.93% decrease  

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Footnotes ...

<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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