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Welcome to Ellenboro ...

The town of Ellenboro is located in Ritchie County<1>.

The location of Ellenboro has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Ellenboro has a population of 363 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Ellenboro.

Ellenboro is 820 feet [250 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Telephone area codes for Ellenboro: (304) and (681)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Ellenboro had an population of 363 people (or a decrease of 2.68% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Ellenboro had a population of 363 people. This makes Ellenboro the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Ellenboro represents 0.02% of the total population of West Virginia (which has 1,852,994 people), making it the state's 182nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 363 people, the population of Ellenboro decreased 2.68% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 373 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Ellenboro.

Adding Ellenboro 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 Ellenboro 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 Ellenboro elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Ellenboro on a Rand McNally Map of West Virginia (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Ellenboro on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Ellenboro ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Ellenboro - they are located in North Carolina, Ohio and Wisconsin.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Ellenboro.

Communities near Ellenboro ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Ellenboro.

  • Saint Marys [Pleasants County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Marys
    • Saint Marys [Pleasants County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the northwest of Ellenboro
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,772 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Marys have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Marys
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Marys<7>
  • Pennsboro [Ritchie County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pennsboro
    • Pennsboro [Ritchie County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the east of Ellenboro
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,003 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pennsboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pennsboro<7>
  • Matamoras [Washington County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Matamoras
    • Matamoras [Washington County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the north of Ellenboro
    • Estimated population in 2019: 865 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Matamoras have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Matamoras
  • Belmont [Pleasants County]
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    • Belmont [Pleasants County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the northwest of Ellenboro
    • Estimated population in 2019: 862 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belmont have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belmont
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • West Union [Doddridge County]
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      • West Union [Doddridge County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the east of Ellenboro
      • Estimated population in 2019: 799 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Union have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Union
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Union<7>
    • Middlebourne [Tyler County]
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      • Middlebourne [Tyler County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northeast of Ellenboro
      • Estimated population in 2019: 738 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middlebourne have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middlebourne
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middlebourne<7>
    • Cairo [Ritchie County]
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      • Cairo [Ritchie County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Ellenboro
      • Estimated population in 2019: 254 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cairo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cairo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cairo<7>
    • Pullman [Ritchie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pullman
      • Pullman [Ritchie County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the southeast of Ellenboro
      • Estimated population in 2019: 136 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pullman have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pullman
    • Friendly [Tyler County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Friendly
      • Friendly [Tyler County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the north of Ellenboro
      • Estimated population in 2019: 121 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Friendly have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Friendly
    • Auburn [Ritchie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Auburn
      • Auburn [Ritchie County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southeast of Ellenboro
      • Estimated population in 2019: 88 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Auburn have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Auburn

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 Ellenboro. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ellenboro.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Ellenboro. 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 Ellenboro.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Ellenboro. See our Newspapers Page for Ellenboro.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ellenboro ...

Looking for more information about Ellenboro? 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 Ellenboro, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Ellenboro.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of West Virginia

About Ritchie County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Ellenboro. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of West Virginia: https://www.wv.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of West Virginia's counties, including Ritchie, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Ellenboro.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ellenboro - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Ellenboro) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Ellenboro. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Ellenboro

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ellenboro. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.2678, Longitude: -81.0550       In this case, the coordinates for Ellenboro have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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