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Census Data for Glenwood ...

As far as we can tell, Glenwood 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 Glenwood, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

  • Princeton [Mercer County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Princeton
    • Princeton [Mercer County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the northeast of Glenwood
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 5,675 people. This represents a 11.77% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 6,432 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Princeton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Princeton<2>
  • Bluefield [Mercer County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bluefield
    • Bluefield [Mercer County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the southwest of Glenwood
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 9,629 people. This represents a 7.83% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 10,447 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bluefield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bluefield<2>
  • Matoaka [Mercer County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Matoaka
    • Matoaka [Mercer County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the northwest of Glenwood
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 202 people. This represents a 11.01% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 227 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Matoaka have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Matoaka
  • Bluefield [Tazewell County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bluefield
    • Bluefield [Tazewell County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the southwest of Glenwood
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 4,837 people. This represents a 11.15% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 5,444 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bluefield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bluefield<2>
  • Bramwell [Mercer County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bramwell
    • Bramwell [Mercer County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the west of Glenwood
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 337 people. This represents a 7.42% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 364 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bramwell
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bramwell<2>
  • Athens [Mercer County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Athens
    • Athens [Mercer County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Glenwood
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 897 people. This represents a 14.41% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 1,048 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Athens
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Athens<2>
  • Pocahontas [Tazewell County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pocahontas
    • Pocahontas [Tazewell County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the west of Glenwood
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 353 people. This represents a 9.25% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 389 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pocahontas
  • Oakvale [Mercer County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oakvale
    • Oakvale [Mercer County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the east of Glenwood
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 112 people. This represents a 7.44% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 121 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oakvale
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    • Glen Lyn [Giles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glen Lyn
      • Glen Lyn [Giles County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the east of Glenwood
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 97 people. This represents a 15.65% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 115 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glen Lyn have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glen Lyn
    • Anawalt [McDowell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Anawalt
      • Anawalt [McDowell County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the west of Glenwood
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 179 people. This represents a 20.8% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 226 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Anawalt have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Anawalt
    • Northfork [McDowell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Northfork
      • Northfork [McDowell County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the west of Glenwood
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 336 people. This represents a 21.68% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 429 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Northfork have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Northfork
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Northfork<2>
    • Keystone [McDowell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Keystone
      • Keystone [McDowell County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the west of Glenwood
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 223 people. This represents a 20.92% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 282 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Keystone have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Keystone
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Keystone<2>
    • Narrows [Giles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Narrows
      • Narrows [Giles County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the east of Glenwood
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 1,952 people. This represents a 3.79% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 2,029 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Narrows have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Narrows
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Narrows<2>
    • Rich Creek [Giles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rich Creek
      • Rich Creek [Giles County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the east of Glenwood
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 741 people. This represents a 4.26% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 774 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rich Creek
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rich Creek<2>
    • Peterstown [Monroe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Peterstown
      • Peterstown [Monroe County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the east of Glenwood
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 621 people. This represents a 4.9% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 653 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Peterstown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Peterstown<2>

Mercer County ...

Glenwood is located in Mercer County<4>.

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

Miscellaneous Information for Glenwood ...

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 Mercer County or the community of Glenwood:

  • The GNIS Codes ...
    • The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Glenwood:
    • GNIS ID for Glenwood: 1554574
    • GNIS ID for Mercer County: 1557645
    • GNIS ID for State of West Virginia: 1779805
  • Misc. Census Codes ...
    • Glenwood 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 Glenwood.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of West Virginia

About Mercer County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

The official website of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN)

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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Glenwood) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Glenwood. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.3360, Longitude: -81.1493       In this case, the coordinates for Glenwood 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 Mercer, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.




 

 

 

 

 


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