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Welcome to Lumberport ...

The town of Lumberport is located in Harrison County<1>.

The location of Lumberport has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Lumberport has a population of 840 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Lumberport is 920 feet [280 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Area codes for Lumberport: (304) & (681)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Lumberport had an population of 840 people. This is a decrease of 4.11% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 10.35% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Lumberport had a population of 876 people. This makes Lumberport the county's 7th most populous community.

The population of Lumberport represents 0.05% of the total population of West Virginia (which has 1,852,994 people), making it the state's 122nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 876 people, the population of Lumberport decreased 6.51% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 937 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Lumberport.

Adding Lumberport 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 Lumberport 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 Lumberport 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 Lumberport on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near Lumberport ...

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

  • Fairmont [Marion County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairmont
    • Fairmont [Marion County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the northeast of Lumberport
    • Estimated population in 2019: 18,388 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairmont
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fairmont<7>
  • Clarksburg [Harrison County]
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    • Clarksburg [Harrison County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the south of Lumberport
    • Estimated population in 2019: 15,225 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarksburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clarksburg<7>
  • Bridgeport [Harrison County]
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    • Bridgeport [Harrison County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the southeast of Lumberport
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,842 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bridgeport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bridgeport
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bridgeport<7>
  • Grafton [Taylor County]
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    • Grafton [Taylor County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the east of Lumberport
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,982 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grafton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grafton<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Pleasant Valley [Marion County]
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      • Pleasant Valley [Marion County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northeast of Lumberport
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,141 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pleasant Valley
    • Mannington [Marion County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mannington
      • Mannington [Marion County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the north of Lumberport
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,023 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mannington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mannington<7>
    • Stonewood [Harrison County]
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      • Stonewood [Harrison County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the south of Lumberport
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,714 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stonewood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stonewood
    • Salem [Harrison County]
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      • Salem [Harrison County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the southwest of Lumberport
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,522 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salem
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Salem<7>
    • Nutter Fort [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nutter Fort
      • Nutter Fort [Harrison County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the south of Lumberport
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,512 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nutter Fort have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nutter Fort
    • Barrackville [Marion County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Barrackville
      • Barrackville [Marion County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northeast of Lumberport
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,279 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Barrackville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Barrackville

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 Lumberport. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Lumberport.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Lumberport. 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 Lumberport.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Lumberport. See our Newspapers Page for Lumberport.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lumberport ...

Looking for more information about Lumberport? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Lumberport, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Lumberport.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of West Virginia

About Harrison County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Lumberport. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Harrison County: www.harrisoncountywv.com/

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 Harrison, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Lumberport.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lumberport - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Lumberport) 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 Lumberport. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Lumberport

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lumberport. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.3741, Longitude: -80.3484       In this case, the coordinates for Lumberport have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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