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Marlinton, West Virginia
Welcome to Marlinton ...
The location of Marlinton has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Marlinton has a population of 994 people<2> (see below for details).
Marlinton is 2,150 feet [655 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Marlinton is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Marlinton lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for Marlinton: (304) & (681)<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Marlinton had a population of 1,054 people (which is 12.09% of the total population of Pocahontas County). This makes Marlinton the county's most populous community.
The population of Marlinton represents 0.06% of the population of West Virginia (which has 1,852,994 people), making it the state's 103rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,054 people, the population of Marlinton decreased 12.46% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,204 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Marlinton had an population of 994 people. This is a decrease of 5.69% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 17.44% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Marlinton.
Communities near Marlinton ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Marlinton and not the distance as if you drove.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Marlinton.
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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Marlinton ...
Looking for more information about Marlinton? 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 Marlinton, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Marlinton.
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This page was last modified: 11 Mar 2019