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Welcome to Jane Lew ...

The town of Jane Lew is located in Lewis County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Jane Lew has a population of 386 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Jane Lew is 1,010 feet [308 m] above sea level.<3>.

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)<4>

The ZIP code for Jane Lew: 26378<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Jane Lew had an population of 386 people. This is a decrease of 5.62% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 4.93% since the 2000 Census).

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 (which had a count of 406 people).

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

Adding Jane Lew 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 Jane Lew 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 Jane Lew elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Communities near Jane Lew ...

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

  • Clarksburg [Harrison County]
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    • Clarksburg [Harrison County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the north of Jane Lew
    • Estimated population in 2019: 15,225 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clarksburg<7>
  • Bridgeport [Harrison County]
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    • Bridgeport [Harrison County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the northeast of Jane Lew
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,842 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bridgeport have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bridgeport
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bridgeport<7>
  • Buckhannon [Upshur County]
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    • Buckhannon [Upshur County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the southeast of Jane Lew
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,394 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Buckhannon<7>
  • Weston [Lewis County]
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    • Weston [Lewis County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the southwest of Jane Lew
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,857 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Weston have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Weston<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Philippi [Barbour County]
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      • Philippi [Barbour County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the east of Jane Lew
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,257 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Philippi<7>
    • Stonewood [Harrison County]
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      • Stonewood [Harrison County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Jane Lew
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,714 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stonewood have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Salem [Harrison County]
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      • Salem [Harrison County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the northwest of Jane Lew
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,522 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Salem<7>
    • Nutter Fort [Harrison County]
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      • Nutter Fort [Harrison County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the north of Jane Lew
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,512 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nutter Fort have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Lumberport [Harrison County]
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      • Lumberport [Harrison County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the north of Jane Lew
      • Estimated population in 2019: 840 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lumberport have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Anmoore [Harrison County]
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      • Anmoore [Harrison County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Jane Lew
      • Estimated population in 2019: 734 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Anmoore have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Anmoore
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Anmoore<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 Jane Lew. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Jane Lew.

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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Jane Lew.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Jane Lew. See our Newspapers 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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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Jane Lew. 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>If you're interested in how the shape of West Virginia's counties, including Lewis, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Jane Lew.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Jane Lew - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).
<5>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).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Jane Lew) 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 Jane Lew. Since we usually use Google Maps, 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    
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<8>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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