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North Hills, West Virginia
(Wood County)

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The location of North Hills

Welcome to North Hills ...

The town of North Hills is located in Wood County.

The location of North Hills has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

A typical abbreviation for North Hills: N. Hills

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, North Hills has a population of 793 people<2> (see below for details).

North Hills is 760 feet [232 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for North Hills: (304) & (681)<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, North Hills had a population of 832 people. This makes North Hills the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of North Hills represents 0.04% of the total population of West Virginia (which has 1,852,994 people), making it the state's 124th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 832 people, the population of North Hills decreased 5.45% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 880 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, North Hills had an population of 793 people. This is a decrease of 4.69% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 9.89% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for North Hills.

Communities near North Hills ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<5>.

Community   2017
Belpre (OH)   [Map]   6,406   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Beverly (OH)   [Map]   1,318   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Coolville (OH)   [Map]   498   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Lowell (OH)   [Map]   539   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Marietta (OH)   [Map]   13,673   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Belmont   [Map]   876   E   13 miles [20.9 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for North Hills.

Communities Also Named North Hills ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two West Virginia communities named North Hills: This one is located in Wood County and the other is located in Monongalia County.

Beyond West Virginia, there are 25 communities that are also named North Hills - they are located in Alabama, California, Delaware, Georgia, Illinois, Maryland (2), New York, North Carolina (3), Ohio (2), Pennsylvania (3), South Carolina (3), Tennessee (2), Utah and Virginia (2).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for North Hills.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around North Hills. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of North Hills. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around North Hills.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for North Hills:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for North Hills ...

Looking for more information about North Hills? 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.

Looking for more information about North Hills? 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 North Hills, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for North Hills.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Wood County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Wood County:

The official website for State of West Virginia:

Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for North Hills.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around North Hills - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- North Hills) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in North Hills. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.3149, Longitude: -81.5088     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for North Hills have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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