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Mabscott, West Virginia
Welcome to Mabscott ...
The location of Mabscott has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Mabscott has a population of 1,267 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Mabscott.
Mabscott is 2,370 feet [722 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the elevation of Mabscott is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Mabscott lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for Mabscott: (304) and (681)<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Mabscott had an population of 1,267 people. This is a decrease of 10.01% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 9.69% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Mabscott had a population of 1,408 people. This makes Mabscott the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Mabscott represents 0.08% of the population of West Virginia (which has 1,852,994 people), making it the state's 89th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,408 people, the population of Mabscott has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,403 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Mabscott.
Communities near Mabscott ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Mabscott.
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 Mabscott. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Mabscott.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Mabscott. 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 Mabscott.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Mabscott. See our Newspapers Page for Mabscott.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mabscott ...
Looking for more information about Mabscott? 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 Mabscott, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Mabscott.
Adding Mabscott to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Mabscott in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Mabscott was on a map titled Map of West Virginia (from Rand McNally, 1911).
We also found Mabscott on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for West Virginia (1956).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Mabscott on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 15 Aug 2022