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Grantsville, West Virginia
Welcome to Grantsville ...
The location of Grantsville has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Grantsville has a population of 513 people<3> (see below for details).
Grantsville was established in 1865.
The community of Grantsville is 680 feet [207 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Grantsville lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for Grantsville: (304) and (681)<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Grantsville had an population of 513 people. This is a decrease of 8.56% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 9.2% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Grantsville had a population of 561 people (which is 7.36% of the total population of Calhoun County). This makes Grantsville the county's most populous community.
The population of Grantsville represents 0.03% of the population of West Virginia (which has 1,852,994 people), making it the state's 158th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 561 people, the population of Grantsville has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 565 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Grantsville.
Communities Also Named Grantsville ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Grantsville - they are located in Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada and Utah.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Grantsville.
Communities near Grantsville ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Grantsville.
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 Grantsville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Grantsville.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Grantsville. 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 Grantsville.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Grantsville. Our list includes 5 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Grantsville.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Grantsville ...
Looking for more information about Grantsville? 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 Grantsville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Grantsville.
Other Roadside Stops ...
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: 21 Sep 2020