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Welcome to Hartford City ...

The town of Hartford City is located in Mason County<1>.

The location of Hartford City has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Hartford City has a population of 595 people<3> (see below for details).

Hartford City was established in 1853.

The community of Hartford City is 680 feet [207 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Area codes for Hartford City: (304) and (681)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Hartford City had an population of 595 people. This is a decrease of 3.09% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 14.64% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Hartford City had a population of 614 people. This makes Hartford City the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Hartford City represents 0.03% of the population of West Virginia (which has 1,852,994 people), making it the state's 147th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 614 people, the population of Hartford City increased 18.3% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 519 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Hartford City.

Communities Also Named Hartford City ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Hartford City - it's located in Indiana.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Hartford City.

Communities near Hartford City ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Hartford City.

  • Point Pleasant [Mason County]
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    • Point Pleasant [Mason County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the southwest of Hartford City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,017 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Point Pleasant have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Point Pleasant
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Point Pleasant<7>
  • Ravenswood [Jackson County]
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    • Ravenswood [Jackson County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the east of Hartford City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,616 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ravenswood
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ravenswood<7>
  • Gallipolis [Gallia County]
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    • Gallipolis [Gallia County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southwest of Hartford City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,545 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gallipolis
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gallipolis<7>
  • Ripley [Jackson County]
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    • Ripley [Jackson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southeast of Hartford City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,139 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ripley<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Albany [Athens County]
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      • Albany [Athens County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northwest of Hartford City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 892 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Albany<7>
    • Racine [Meigs County]
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      • Racine [Meigs County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the southeast of Hartford City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 654 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Racine have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Racine<7>
    • Coolville [Athens County]
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      • Coolville [Athens County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northeast of Hartford City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 493 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coolville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coolville<7>
    • Rutland [Meigs County]
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      • Rutland [Meigs County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the west of Hartford City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 412 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rutland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rutland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rutland<7>
    • Henderson [Mason County]
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      • Henderson [Mason County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the southwest of Hartford City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 258 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Henderson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Henderson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Henderson<7>
    • Vinton [Gallia County]
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      • Vinton [Gallia County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the west of Hartford City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 208 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vinton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vinton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vinton<7>

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 Hartford City. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Hartford City.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Hartford City. 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 Hartford City.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Hartford City. See our Newspapers Page for Hartford City.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hartford City ...

Looking for more information about Hartford City? 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 Hartford City, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Hartford City.

Adding Hartford City to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Hartford City 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 Hartford City was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Hartford City on our Genealogy Page.

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of West Virginia's counties, including Mason, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Hartford City.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hartford City - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Hartford City) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Hartford City. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Hartford CityOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hartford City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.9979, Longitude: -81.9905       In this case, the coordinates for Hartford City have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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