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Welcome to Marmet ...

The city of Marmet is located in Kanawha County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Marmet has a population of 1,366 people<3> (see below for details).

Marmet is 760 feet [232 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Area codes for Marmet: (304) and (681)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Marmet had an population of 1,366 people. This is a decrease of 9.12% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 19.31% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Marmet had a population of 1,503 people. This makes Marmet the county's 7th most populous community.

The population of Marmet represents 0.08% of the total population of West Virginia (which has 1,852,994 people), making it the state's 82nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,503 people, the population of Marmet decreased 11.22% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,693 people).

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

Communities near Marmet ...

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

  • Charleston [Kanawha County]
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    • Charleston [Kanawha County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Marmet
    • Estimated population in 2019: 46,536 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Charleston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Charleston<7>
  • South Charleston [Kanawha County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Charleston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Charleston
    • South Charleston [Kanawha County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the northwest of Marmet
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,047 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Charleston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for South Charleston<7>
  • Saint Albans [Kanawha County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Albans have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Albans
    • Saint Albans [Kanawha County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the northwest of Marmet
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,918 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Albans
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Albans<7>
  • Dunbar [Kanawha County]
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    • Dunbar [Kanawha County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Marmet
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,093 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dunbar<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Nitro [Kanawha County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nitro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nitro
      • Nitro [Kanawha County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northwest of Marmet
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,373 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nitro<7>
    • Madison [Boone County]
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      • Madison [Boone County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southwest of Marmet
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,673 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Madison<7>
    • Montgomery [Fayette County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Montgomery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Montgomery
      • Montgomery [Fayette County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the east of Marmet
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,508 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montgomery
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Montgomery<7>
    • Cedar Grove [Kanawha County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cedar Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cedar Grove
      • Cedar Grove [Kanawha County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the east of Marmet
      • Estimated population in 2019: 907 people
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    • East Bank [Kanawha County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Bank have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Bank
      • East Bank [Kanawha County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the east of Marmet
      • Estimated population in 2019: 869 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Bank
    • Glasgow [Kanawha County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glasgow have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glasgow
      • Glasgow [Kanawha County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the east of Marmet
      • Estimated population in 2019: 833 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glasgow
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glasgow<7>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Marmet ...

Looking for more information about Marmet? 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 Marmet, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Marmet.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of West Virginia

About Kanawha County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Kanawha County: www.kanawha.us/

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 Kanawha, 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 Marmet.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Marmet - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Marmet) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Marmet. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Marmet

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Marmet. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.2457, Longitude: -81.5711       In this case, the coordinates for Marmet 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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