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Keystone, West Virginia
Welcome to Keystone ...
The location of Keystone has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Keystone has a population of 223 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Keystone.
Keystone is 1,660 feet [506 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Keystone lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Keystone: (304) and (681)<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Keystone had an population of 223 people. This is a decrease of 20.92% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 50.77% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Keystone had a population of 282 people. This makes Keystone the county's 8th most populous community.
The population of Keystone represents 0.02% of the population of West Virginia (which has 1,852,994 people), making it the state's 199th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 282 people, the population of Keystone decreased 37.75% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 453 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Keystone.
Adding Keystone 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 Keystone 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 Keystone elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a Rand McNally Map of West Virginia (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Keystone on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Keystone ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two West Virginia communities named Keystone: This one is located in McDowell County and the other is located in Marion County.
Beyond West Virginia, there are 44 communities that are also named Keystone - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California (2), Colorado (3), Delaware, Florida, Indiana (2), Iowa, Louisiana (2), Michigan, Minnesota (2), Missouri (2), Montana, Nebraska (2), Nevada (4), North Dakota (2), Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Pennsylvania (5), South Dakota, Tennessee, Washington (3), Wisconsin and Wyoming.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Keystone.
Communities near Keystone ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Keystone.
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 Keystone. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Keystone.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Keystone. 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 Keystone.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Keystone. See our Newspapers Page for Keystone.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Keystone ...
Looking for more information about Keystone? 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 Keystone, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Keystone.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Keystone. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for State of West Virginia: https://www.wv.gov/
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This page was last modified: 12 May 2021