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Welcome to Hendricks ...

The town of Hendricks is located in Tucker County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Hendricks has a population of 259 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Hendricks.

Hendricks is 1,720 feet [524 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Hendricks had an population of 259 people. This is a decrease of 4.78% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 18.81% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Hendricks had a population of 272 people. This makes Hendricks the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Hendricks represents 0.01% of the population of West Virginia (which has 1,852,994 people), making it the state's 202nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 272 people, the population of Hendricks decreased 14.73% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 319 people).

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

Communities Also Named Hendricks ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 13 communities that are also named Hendricks - they are located in Alabama, Colorado, Georgia, Indiana, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina and Texas.

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

Communities near Hendricks ...

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

  • Elkins [Randolph County]
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    • Elkins [Randolph County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southwest of Hendricks
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,908 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elkins
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elkins<7>
  • Belington [Barbour County]
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    • Belington [Barbour County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the west of Hendricks
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,898 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belington<7>
  • Davis [Tucker County]
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    • Davis [Tucker County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the northeast of Hendricks
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 642 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Davis<7>
  • Rowlesburg [Preston County]
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    • Rowlesburg [Preston County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the north of Hendricks
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 567 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rowlesburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rowlesburg<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Thomas [Tucker County]
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      • Thomas [Tucker County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the northeast of Hendricks
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 545 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thomas 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 Thomas<7>
    • Junior [Barbour County]
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      • Junior [Barbour County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the west of Hendricks
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 483 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Junior have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Bayard [Grant County]
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      • Bayard [Grant County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northeast of Hendricks
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 258 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bayard have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Montrose [Randolph County]
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      • Montrose [Randolph County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the west of Hendricks
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 151 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Montrose have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Harman [Randolph County]
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      • Harman [Randolph County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the southeast of Hendricks
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 137 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harman have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harman
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harman<7>
    • Elk [Tucker County]
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      • Elk [Tucker County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Hendricks
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elk have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elk

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hendricks ...

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

Adding Hendricks to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found Hendricks on a map titled Rand McNally Map of West Virginia (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Hendricks 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 Tucker, 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 Hendricks.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hendricks - 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 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Hendricks) 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 Hendricks. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from HendricksOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hendricks. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.0755, Longitude: -79.6301       In this case, the coordinates for Hendricks 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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