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Kimball, West Virginia
Welcome to Kimball ...
The location of Kimball has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Kimball has a population of 153 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Kimball.
Kimball is 1,510 feet [460 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Kimball lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Kimball: (304) & (681)<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Kimball had an population of 153 people. This is a decrease of 21.13% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 62.77% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Kimball had a population of 194 people. This makes Kimball the county's 10th most populous community.
The population of Kimball represents 0.01% of the population of West Virginia (which has 1,852,994 people), making it the state's 213rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 194 people, the population of Kimball decreased 52.8% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 411 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Kimball.
Adding Kimball 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 Kimball 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 Kimball 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 Kimball on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Kimball ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 23 communities that are also named Kimball - they are located in Alberta, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Idaho, Kansas (2), Michigan, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas (2), Vermont, Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Kimball.
Communities near Kimball ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Kimball.
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 Kimball. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Kimball.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Kimball. 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 Kimball.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Kimball. See our Newspapers Page for Kimball.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Kimball ...
Looking for more information about Kimball? 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 Kimball, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Kimball.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Kimball. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
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This page was last modified: 12 May 2021