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Nutter Fort, West Virginia

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Welcome to Nutter Fort ...

The town of Nutter Fort is located in Harrison County.

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

A typical abbreviation for Nutter Fort: Nutter Ft. (or less commonly used: Nutter Frt.)

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Nutter Fort has a population of 1,540 people<2> (see below for details).

Nutter Fort was established in 1772.

The community of Nutter Fort is 1,030 feet [314 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Nutter Fort: (304) & (681)<4>

Population Details ...

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 (with a count of 1,686 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Nutter Fort had an population of 1,540 people. This is a decrease of 3.33% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 8.66% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Nutter Fort.

Communities near Nutter Fort ...

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 Nutter Fort and not the distance as if you drove.<5>.

Community   2017
Bridgeport   [Map]   8,635   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Buckhannon   [Map]   5,529   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Fairmont   [Map]   18,467   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Grafton   [Map]   5,077   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Mannington   [Map]   2,043   N   18 miles [29 km]
Philippi   [Map]   3,380   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]

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

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 Nutter Fort. 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 Nutter Fort. 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 Nutter Fort.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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.

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.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Harrison County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Harrison County:

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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 Nutter Fort.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Nutter Fort - 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 from Point A (ie- Nutter Fort) 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 Nutter Fort. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Nutter Fort

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Nutter Fort. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.2603, Longitude: -80.3265     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Nutter Fort have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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