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Welcome to Jane Lew ...

The town of Jane Lew is located in Lewis County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Jane Lew has a population of 392 people<1> (see below for details).

Jane Lew is 1,010 feet [308 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for Jane Lew: (304) and (681)<3>

The ZIP code for Jane Lew: 26378<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Jane Lew had a population of 409 people. This makes Jane Lew the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Jane Lew represents 0.02% of the population of West Virginia (which has 1,852,994 people), making it the state's 175th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 409 people, the population of Jane Lew has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 406 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Jane Lew had an population of 392 people. This is a decrease of 4.16% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 3.45% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Jane Lew.

Communities near Jane Lew ...

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 drove.<5>.

Community   2017
Anmoore   [Map]   749   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Bridgeport   [Map]   8,635   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Buckhannon   [Map]   5,529   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Clarksburg   [Map]   15,621   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Lumberport   [Map]   848   N   18 miles [29 km]
Nutter Fort   [Map]   1,540   N   11 miles [17.7 km]

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

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 Jane Lew. 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 Jane Lew. 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 Jane Lew.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Jane Lew:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Jane Lew ...

Looking for more information about Jane Lew? 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 Jane Lew, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Jane Lew.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Jane Lew.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Jane Lew - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).

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<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Jane Lew). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Jane Lew or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Jane Lew) 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 Jane Lew. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Jane Lew

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Jane Lew. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.1098, Longitude: -80.4067     [Map].

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