RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
 
Sitemap
     

Hambleton, West Virginia
(Tucker County)

Community
Profile
Nearby Census Genealogy
Helper
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
TripAdvisor
Links
Interactive
Map
Wish
List
Other WV
Communities





The location of Hambleton









Welcome to Hambleton ...

The town of Hambleton is located in Tucker County.

The location of Hambleton has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Hambleton has a population of 217 people<2> (see below for details).

Hambleton is 1,720 feet [524 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Hambleton lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Area codes for Hambleton: (304) & (681)<4>

Population Details ...

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 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).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Hambleton had an population of 217 people. This is a decrease of 6.47% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 11.79% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Hambleton.

Communities near Hambleton ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving.<5>.

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Bayard   [Map]   269   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Belington   [Map]   1,864   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Canaan Valley   [Map]   ---   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Davis   [Map]   644   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Elkins   [Map]   7,047   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Harman   [Map]   138   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Hambleton.

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.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Hambleton. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • 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 community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Hambleton.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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.

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.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of West Virginia

About Tucker County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>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.

- Return to Citation

<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Hambleton.

- Return to Citation

<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hambleton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

- Return to Citation

<4>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).

- Return to Citation

<5>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- Hambleton) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Hambleton. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Hambleton

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hambleton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.0813, Longitude: -79.6455     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Hambleton have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

- Return to Citation





 

 

 

 

 


Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 

 

Copyright 2019
All Rights Reserved

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

This page was last modified: 06 Feb 2019