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Parsons, West Virginia
Welcome to Parsons ...
The location of Parsons has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Parsons has a population of 1,415 people<2> (see below for details).
Parsons is 1,640 feet [500 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Parsons lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for Parsons: (304) & (681)<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Parsons had a population of 1,485 people (or 20.8% of the total population of Tucker County). This makes Parsons the county's most populous community.
The population of Parsons represents 0.08% of the total population of West Virginia (which has 1,852,994 people), making it the state's 83rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,485 people, the population of Parsons increased 1.5% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,463 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Parsons had an population of 1,415 people. This is a decrease of 4.71% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 3.28% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Parsons.
Communities near Parsons ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Parsons.
Communities Also Named Parsons ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 15 communities that are also named Parsons - they are located in Alabama, California, Idaho, Kansas, Maine, Maryland, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, New Mexico, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Tennessee and Texas (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Parsons.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Parsons:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Parsons ...
Looking for more information about Parsons? 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 Parsons, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Parsons.
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This page was last modified: 22 Apr 2019