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Welcome to Pullman ...

The town of Pullman is located in Ritchie County<1>.

The location of Pullman has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Pullman has a population of 136 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Pullman.

Pullman is 870 feet [265 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Area codes for Pullman: (304) and (681)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Pullman had an population of 136 people. This is a decrease of 11.69% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 19.53% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Pullman had a population of 154 people. This makes Pullman the county's 5th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 154 people, the population of Pullman decreased 8.88% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 169 people).

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

Adding Pullman to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Pullman in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Pullman elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Pullman on a Map of West Virginia (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Pullman on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Pullman ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Pullman - they are located in Arkansas, Colorado, Illinois, Michigan, Nebraska, Texas and Washington.

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

Communities near Pullman ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Pullman.

  • Saint Marys [Pleasants County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Marys
    • Saint Marys [Pleasants County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northwest of Pullman
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,772 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Marys have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Marys
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Marys<7>
  • Harrisville [Ritchie County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harrisville
    • Harrisville [Ritchie County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the west of Pullman
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,674 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harrisville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harrisville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harrisville<7>
  • Glenville [Gilmer County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glenville
    • Glenville [Gilmer County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the south of Pullman
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,434 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glenville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glenville<7>
  • Pennsboro [Ritchie County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pennsboro
    • Pennsboro [Ritchie County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the north of Pullman
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,003 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pennsboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pennsboro<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • West Union [Doddridge County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Union
      • West Union [Doddridge County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Pullman
      • Estimated population in 2019: 799 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Union have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Union
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Union<7>
    • Ellenboro [Ritchie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ellenboro
      • Ellenboro [Ritchie County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Pullman
      • Estimated population in 2019: 363 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ellenboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ellenboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ellenboro<7>
    • Cairo [Ritchie County]
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      • Cairo [Ritchie County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the west of Pullman
      • Estimated population in 2019: 254 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cairo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cairo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cairo<7>
    • Auburn [Ritchie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Auburn
      • Auburn [Ritchie County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the southeast of Pullman
      • Estimated population in 2019: 88 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Auburn have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Auburn
    • Cantwell [Ritchie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cantwell
      • Cantwell [Ritchie County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the west of Pullman
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cantwell
    • Newberne [Gilmer County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newberne
      • Newberne [Gilmer County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the south of Pullman
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newberne

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 Pullman. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Pullman.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Pullman. 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 Pullman.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Pullman. See our Newspapers Page for Pullman.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pullman ...

Looking for more information about Pullman? 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 Pullman, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Pullman.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in West Virginia

About Ritchie County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of West Virginia: https://www.wv.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of West Virginia's counties, including Ritchie, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Pullman.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Pullman - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Pullman) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Pullman. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Pullman

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pullman. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.1880, Longitude: -80.9490       In this case, the coordinates for Pullman have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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