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Davis, West Virginia
Welcome to Davis ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Davis has a population of 631 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Davis.
Davis is 3,100 feet [945 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Davis is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Davis lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for Davis: (304) and (681)<4>
The ZIP code for Davis: 26260<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Davis had an population of 631 people. This is a decrease of 4.39% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 1.12% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Davis had a population of 660 people (which is 9.24% of the total population of Tucker County). This makes Davis the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Davis represents 0.04% of the population of West Virginia (which has 1,852,994 people), making it the state's 142nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 660 people, the population of Davis increased 5.77% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 624 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Davis.
Adding Davis to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Davis in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Davis elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Davis on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Davis ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two West Virginia communities named Davis: This one is located in Tucker County and the other is located in Logan County.
Beyond West Virginia, there are 50 communities that are also named Davis - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois (2), Indiana (2), Kentucky, Louisiana (3), Maine, Maryland (2), Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi (3), Missouri (2), New Hampshire (2), New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio (5), Oklahoma, Pennsylvania (3), Saskatchewan, South Dakota, Tennessee (2), Texas (2), Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, Wisconsin and Wyoming.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Davis.
Communities near Davis ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Davis.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Davis. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Davis.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Davis. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Davis.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Davis. Our list includes 5 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Davis.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Davis ...
Looking for more information about Davis? 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 Davis, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Davis.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 04 May 2021