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Census Data for Gilboa ...

As far as we can tell, Gilboa has not been included in past Census counts, so there is no population information for this community.

While we don't have census information for Gilboa, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

  • Summersville [Nicholas County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Summersville
    • Summersville [Nicholas County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the east of Gilboa
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 3,274 people. This represents a 8.34% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 3,572 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Summersville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Summersville<2>
  • Clay [Clay County]
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    • Clay [Clay County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the northwest of Gilboa
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 441 people. This represents a 10.18% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 491 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clay
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clay<2>
  • Ansted [Fayette County]
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    • Ansted [Fayette County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the southwest of Gilboa
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 1,305 people. This represents a 7.05% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 1,404 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ansted have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ansted
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ansted<2>
  • Gauley Bridge [Fayette County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gauley Bridge
    • Gauley Bridge [Fayette County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the southwest of Gilboa
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 553 people. This represents a 9.93% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 614 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gauley Bridge have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gauley Bridge<2>
  • Camden-on-Gauley [Webster County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Camden-on-Gauley
    • Camden-on-Gauley [Webster County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the east of Gilboa
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 145 people. This represents a 14.2% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 169 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Camden-on-Gauley have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Camden-on-Gauley
  • Fayetteville [Fayette County]
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    • Fayetteville [Fayette County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the southwest of Gilboa
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 2,720 people. This represents a 5.95% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 2,892 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fayetteville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fayetteville<2>
  • Quinwood [Greenbrier County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Quinwood
    • Quinwood [Greenbrier County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the southeast of Gilboa
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 263 people. This represents a 9.31% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 290 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Quinwood
  • Smithers [Fayette County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Smithers
    • Smithers [Fayette County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the southwest of Gilboa
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 734 people. This represents a 9.72% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 813 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Smithers have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Cowen [Webster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cowen
      • Cowen [Webster County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the east of Gilboa
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 468 people. This represents a 13.49% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 541 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cowen
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cowen<2>
    • Montgomery [Fayette County]
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      • Montgomery [Fayette County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the west of Gilboa
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 1,508 people. This represents a 7.94% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 1,638 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montgomery
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    • Richwood [Nicholas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Richwood
      • Richwood [Nicholas County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the east of Gilboa
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 1,855 people. This represents a 9.56% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 2,051 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Richwood have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Richwood<2>
    • Handley [Kanawha County]
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      • Handley [Kanawha County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the west of Gilboa
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 312 people. This represents a 10.6% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 349 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Handley have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Handley
    • Oak Hill [Fayette County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oak Hill
      • Oak Hill [Fayette County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the southwest of Gilboa
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 8,098 people. This represents a 4.76% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 7,730 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oak Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oak Hill
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oak Hill<2>
    • Rainelle [Greenbrier County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rainelle
      • Rainelle [Greenbrier County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the southeast of Gilboa
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 1,520 people. This represents a 1% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 1,505 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rainelle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rainelle<2>
    • Thurmond [Fayette County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Thurmond
      • Thurmond [Fayette County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the south of Gilboa
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 4 people. This represents a 20% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 5 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thurmond
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Thurmond<2>

Nicholas County ...

Gilboa is located in Nicholas County<4>.

For more information, please visit our Census Page for Nicholas County.

Miscellaneous Information for Gilboa ...

The Federal government has assigned various identifying codes to each community, county and state. At one time or another, the US Census Bureau has used one (or more) of the following identifiers when referring to either Nicholas County or the community of Gilboa:

  • The GNIS Codes ...
    • The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Gilboa:
    • GNIS ID for Gilboa: 1539393
    • GNIS ID for Nicholas County: 1550040
    • GNIS ID for State of West Virginia: 1779805
  • Misc. Census Codes ...
    • Gilboa is located in Census Region #3 (the South Region) and Division #5 (the South Atlantic Division).

For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Gilboa.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

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The official website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)

Footnotes ...

<1>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- Gilboa) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gilboa. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.3034, Longitude: -80.9365       In this case, the coordinates for Gilboa have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<2>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<3>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.
<4>If you're interested in how the shape of West Virginia's counties, including Nicholas, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.




 

 

 

 

 


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