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Lewisburg, West Virginia
Welcome to Lewisburg ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Lewisburg has a population of 3,807 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Lewisburg.
Lewisburg is 2,150 feet [655 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Lewisburg is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Lewisburg lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for Lewisburg: (304) & (681)<4>
The ZIP code for Lewisburg: 24901<5>
Websites for Lewisburg ...
Official Website: www.lewisburg-wv.com/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Lewisburg had an population of 3,807 people. This is a decrease of 0.6% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 5.05% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Lewisburg had a population of 3,830 people (which is 10.79% of the total population of Greenbrier County). This makes Lewisburg the county's most populous community.
The population of Lewisburg represents 0.21% of the total population of West Virginia (which has 1,852,994 people), making it the state's 34th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 3,830 people, the population of Lewisburg increased 5.68% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 3,624 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Lewisburg.
Adding Lewisburg 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 Lewisburg 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 Lewisburg 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 Lewisburg on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Lewisburg ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 16 communities that are also named Lewisburg - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky (2), Louisiana (2), Mississippi, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio (2), Oregon, Pennsylvania and Tennessee.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Lewisburg.
Communities near Lewisburg ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Lewisburg.
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 Lewisburg. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Lewisburg.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Lewisburg. 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 Lewisburg.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Lewisburg. Our list includes 7 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Lewisburg.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lewisburg ...
Looking for more information about Lewisburg? 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 Lewisburg, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Lewisburg.
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The official website for Lewisburg: www.lewisburg-wv.com/
The official website for State of West Virginia: https://www.wv.gov/
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This page was last modified: 04 May 2021