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Northfork, West Virginia
Welcome to Northfork ...
The town of Northfork is located in McDowell County.
The location of Northfork has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Northfork has a population of 356 people<2> (see below for details).
Northfork is 1,880 feet [573 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Northfork lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Northfork: (304) and (681)<4>
The ZIP code for Northfork: 24868<5>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Northfork had a population of 429 people. This makes Northfork the county's 4th most populous community.
The population of Northfork represents 0.02% of the total population of West Virginia (which has 1,852,994 people), making it the state's 171st most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 429 people, the population of Northfork decreased 17.34% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 519 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Northfork had an population of 356 people. This is a decrease of 17.02% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 31.41% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Northfork.
Communities near Northfork ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Northfork and not the distance if you drove.<6>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Northfork.
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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Northfork ...
Looking for more information about Northfork? 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 Northfork, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Northfork.
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This page was last modified: 21 Jan 2019