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Piedmont, West Virginia
(Mineral County)

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The location of Piedmont

Welcome to Piedmont ...

The town of Piedmont is located in Mineral County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Piedmont has a population of 813 people<2> (see below for details).

Piedmont is 1,200 feet [366 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Piedmont: (304) and (681)<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Piedmont had a population of 876 people. This makes Piedmont the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Piedmont represents 0.05% of the population of West Virginia (which has 1,852,994 people), making it the state's 121st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 876 people, the population of Piedmont decreased 13.61% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,014 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Piedmont had an population of 813 people. This is a decrease of 7.19% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 19.82% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Piedmont.

Communities near Piedmont ...

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 Piedmont and not the distance if you drove.<5>.

Community   2017
Cumberland (MD)   [Map]   19,707   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Frostburg (MD)   [Map]   8,642   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Grantsville (MD)   [Map]   875   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Lonaconing (MD)   [Map]   1,128   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Mountain Lake Park (MD)   [Map]   2,080   W   18 miles [29 km]
Oakland (MD)   [Map]   1,838   W   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

Communities Also Named Piedmont ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two West Virginia communities named Piedmont: This one is located in Mineral County and the other is located in Mercer County.

Beyond West Virginia, there are 35 communities that are also named Piedmont - they are located in Alabama (2), Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado (2), Florida, Georgia (3), Kansas, Kentucky, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Quebec, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee (2), Texas (2), Virginia (4), Washington and Wyoming.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Piedmont.

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 Piedmont. 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 Piedmont. 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 Piedmont.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Piedmont:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Piedmont ...

Looking for more information about Piedmont? 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 Piedmont, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Piedmont.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in West Virginia

About Mineral County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Mineral County:

The official website for State of West Virginia:

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 Piedmont.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Piedmont - 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 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Piedmont) 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 Piedmont. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Piedmont

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Piedmont. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.4778, Longitude: -79.0465     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Piedmont have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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