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Nutter Fort, West Virginia
Welcome to Nutter Fort ...
The location of Nutter Fort has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
A typical abbreviation for Nutter Fort: Nutter Ft. (or less commonly used: Nutter Frt.)
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Nutter Fort has a population of 1,515 people<3> (see below for details).
Nutter Fort was established in 1772.
The community of Nutter Fort is 1,030 feet [314 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Nutter Fort lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Nutter Fort: (304) and (681)<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Nutter Fort had an population of 1,515 people. This is a decrease of 4.9% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 10.14% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Nutter Fort had a population of 1,593 people. This makes Nutter Fort the county's 5th most populous community.
The population of Nutter Fort represents 0.09% of the population of West Virginia (which has 1,852,994 people), making it the state's 72nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,593 people, the population of Nutter Fort decreased 5.52% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,686 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Nutter Fort.
Communities near Nutter Fort ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Nutter Fort.
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 Nutter Fort. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Nutter Fort.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Nutter Fort. 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 Nutter Fort.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Nutter Fort. See our Newspapers Page for Nutter Fort.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Nutter Fort ...
Looking for more information about Nutter Fort? 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 Nutter Fort, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Nutter Fort.
Adding Nutter Fort to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Nutter Fort in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Nutter Fort was on a map titled Road Map for West Virginia (from Shell Oil, 1956).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Nutter Fort on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Harrison County: www.harrisoncountywv.com/
The official website for State of West Virginia: https://www.wv.gov/
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This page was last modified: 29 Jun 2022