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Mount Hope, West Virginia
Welcome to Mount Hope ...
The city of Mount Hope is located in Fayette County.
The location of Mount Hope has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
A typical abbreviation for Mount Hope: Mt. Hope
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Mount Hope has a population of 1,310 people<2> (see below for details).
Mount Hope is 1,740 feet [530 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Mount Hope lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for Mount Hope: (304) and (681)<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Mount Hope had a population of 1,414 people. This makes Mount Hope the county's 4th most populous community.
The population of Mount Hope represents 0.08% of the population of West Virginia (which has 1,852,994 people), making it the state's 87th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,414 people, the population of Mount Hope decreased 4.91% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,487 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Mount Hope had an population of 1,310 people. This is a decrease of 7.36% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 11.9% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Mount Hope.
Communities near Mount Hope ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Mount Hope and not the distance if you are going to drive.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Mount Hope.
Communities Also Named Mount Hope ...
While we believe that this Mount Hope is located in Fayette County, we know of another 3 West Virginia communities named Mount Hope. Those communities are located in the following counties: Boone, Roane and Wood County.
Beyond West Virginia, there are 43 communities that are also named Mount Hope - they are located in Alabama (2), California, Connecticut, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas (3), Kentucky, Maine, Maryland (2), Massachusetts, Missouri (2), Nevada, New Brunswick, New Jersey, New York (3), Ohio (2), Ontario (2), Pennsylvania (7), Prince Edward Island, Tennessee (2), Virginia, Washington and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Mount Hope.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Mount Hope:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mount Hope ...
Looking for more information about Mount Hope? 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 Mount Hope, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Mount Hope.
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This page was last modified: 15 Apr 2019