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Matoaka, West Virginia
Welcome to Matoaka ...
The location of Matoaka has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Matoaka has a population of 202 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Matoaka.
Matoaka is 2,500 feet [762 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the altitude of Matoaka is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Matoaka lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for Matoaka: (304) & (681)<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Matoaka had an population of 202 people. This is a decrease of 11.01% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 36.28% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Matoaka had a population of 227 people. This makes Matoaka the county's 5th most populous community.
The population of Matoaka represents 0.01% of the total population of West Virginia (which has 1,852,994 people), making it the state's 209th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 227 people, the population of Matoaka decreased 28.39% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 317 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Matoaka.
Communities Also Named Matoaka ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Matoaka - they are located in Florida and Oklahoma.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Matoaka.
Communities near Matoaka ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Matoaka.
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 Matoaka. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Matoaka.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Matoaka. 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 Matoaka.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Matoaka. See our Newspapers Page for Matoaka.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Matoaka ...
Looking for more information about Matoaka? 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 Matoaka, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Matoaka.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 12 May 2021