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Welcome to North Hills ...

The town of North Hills is located in Wood County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for North Hills: N. Hills

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, North Hills has a population of 774 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of North Hills.

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

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

Telephone area codes for North Hills: (304) and (681)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, North Hills had an population of 774 people. This is a decrease of 6.97% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 12.05% since the 2000 Census).

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 (which had a count of 880 people).

More information can be found on the Census 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.

Communities near North Hills ...

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

  • Parkersburg [Wood County]
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    • Parkersburg [Wood County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the southwest of North Hills
    • Estimated population in 2019: 29,306 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parkersburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Parkersburg<7>
  • Marietta [Washington County]
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    • Marietta [Washington County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the north of North Hills
    • Estimated population in 2019: 13,356 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marietta
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marietta<7>
  • Belpre [Washington County]
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    • Belpre [Washington County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the southwest of North Hills
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,386 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belpre
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belpre<7>
  • Williamstown [Wood County]
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    • Williamstown [Wood County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the northeast of North Hills
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,869 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamstown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Williamstown<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Saint Marys [Pleasants County]
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      • Saint Marys [Pleasants County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the east of North Hills
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,772 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Marys have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Marys
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Marys<7>
    • Beverly [Washington County]
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      • Beverly [Washington County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northwest of North Hills
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,332 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beverly have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beverly
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beverly<7>
    • Belmont [Pleasants County]
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      • Belmont [Pleasants County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the east of North Hills
      • Estimated population in 2019: 862 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belmont have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belmont
    • Elizabeth [Wirt County]
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      • Elizabeth [Wirt County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the south of North Hills
      • Estimated population in 2019: 838 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elizabeth
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elizabeth<7>
    • Lowell [Washington County]
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      • Lowell [Washington County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the north of North Hills
      • Estimated population in 2019: 531 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lowell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lowell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lowell<7>
    • Coolville [Athens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coolville
      • Coolville [Athens County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the southwest of North Hills
      • Estimated population in 2019: 494 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coolville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coolville<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 North Hills. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for North Hills.

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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around North Hills.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around North Hills. See our Newspapers 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.

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

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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: www.woodcountywv.com/

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 Wood, 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 North Hills.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around North Hills - 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 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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, 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 for your convenience: 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       In this case, the coordinates for North Hills 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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