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Pratt, West Virginia
Welcome to Pratt ...
The location of Pratt has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Pratt has a population of 557 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Pratt.
Pratt is 650 feet [198 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Pratt lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for Pratt: (304) and (681)<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Pratt had an population of 557 people. This is a decrease of 7.48% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 1.09% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Pratt had a population of 602 people. This makes Pratt the county's 13th most populous community.
The population of Pratt represents 0.03% of the population of West Virginia (which has 1,852,994 people), making it the state's 150th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 602 people, the population of Pratt increased 9.26% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 551 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Pratt.
Communities Also Named Pratt ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two West Virginia communities named Pratt: This one is located in Kanawha County and the other is located in Roane County.
Beyond West Virginia, there are 16 communities that are also named Pratt - they are located in Arizona, Arkansas, British Columbia, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Manitoba, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Mexico, New York and Washington.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Pratt.
Communities near Pratt ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Pratt.
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 Pratt. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Pratt.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Pratt. 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 Pratt.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Pratt. See our Newspapers Page for Pratt.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pratt ...
Looking for more information about Pratt? 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 Pratt, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Pratt.
Adding Pratt to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Pratt 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 Pratt was on a map titled Map of West Virginia (from Rand McNally, 1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Pratt on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Pratt. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Kanawha County: www.kanawha.us/
The official website for State of West Virginia: https://www.wv.gov/
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This page was last modified: 02 Aug 2022