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Hambleton, West Virginia
Welcome to Hambleton ...
The location of Hambleton has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Hambleton has a population of 214 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Hambleton.
Hambleton is 1,720 feet [524 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Hambleton lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Hambleton: (304) & (681)<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Hambleton had an population of 214 people. This is a decrease of 7.76% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 13.01% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Hambleton had a population of 232 people. This makes Hambleton the county's 5th most populous community.
The population of Hambleton represents 0.01% of the total population of West Virginia (which has 1,852,994 people), making it the state's 207th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 232 people, the population of Hambleton decreased 5.69% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 246 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Hambleton.
Adding Hambleton 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 Hambleton 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 Hambleton elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a Rand McNally Map of West Virginia (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Hambleton on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Hambleton ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two West Virginia communities named Hambleton: This one is located in Tucker County and the other is located in Grant County.
Beyond West Virginia, there are 3 communities that are also named Hambleton - they are located in and Maryland (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Hambleton.
Communities near Hambleton ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Hambleton.
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 Hambleton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Hambleton.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Hambleton. 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 Hambleton.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Hambleton. See our Newspapers Page for Hambleton.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hambleton ...
Looking for more information about Hambleton? 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.
While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Hambleton, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Hambleton.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 13 Apr 2021