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Glenville, West Virginia
Welcome to Glenville ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Glenville has a population of 1,440 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Glenville.
Glenville is 760 feet [232 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Glenville lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for Glenville: (304) and (681)<4>
The ZIP code for Glenville: 26351<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Glenville had an population of 1,440 people. This is a decrease of 6.31% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 6.74% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Glenville had a population of 1,537 people (which is 17.68% of the total population of Gilmer County). This makes Glenville the county's most populous community.
The population of Glenville represents 0.08% of the population of West Virginia (which has 1,852,994 people), making it the state's 78th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,537 people, the population of Glenville has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,544 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Glenville.
Communities Also Named Glenville ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 22 communities that are also named Glenville - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Delaware, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Minnesota, Mississippi, New York (4), North Carolina, Nova Scotia (3), Ohio (2), Ontario and Pennsylvania.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Glenville.
Communities near Glenville ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Glenville.
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 Glenville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Glenville.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Glenville. 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 Glenville.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Glenville. Our list includes 12 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Glenville.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Glenville ...
Looking for more information about Glenville? 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 Glenville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Glenville.
Adding Glenville to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Glenville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Glenville was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Glenville on a map titled Rand McNally Map of West Virginia (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Glenville on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for State of West Virginia: https://www.wv.gov/
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This page was last modified: 15 Aug 2022