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Welcome to Reedsville ...

The town of Reedsville is located in Preston County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Reedsville has a population of 598 people<1> (see below for details).

Reedsville is 1,800 feet [549 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for Reedsville: (304) and (681)<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Reedsville had a population of 593 people. This makes Reedsville the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Reedsville represents 0.03% of the total population of West Virginia (which has 1,852,994 people), making it the state's 151st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 593 people, the population of Reedsville increased 14.7% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 517 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Reedsville had an population of 598 people. This is an increase of 0.84% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 15.67% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Reedsville ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Reedsville and not the distance if you are driving it.<4>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Barrackville   [Map]   1,299   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Fairmont   [Map]   18,467   W   18 miles [29 km]
Grafton   [Map]   5,077   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Granville   [Map]   2,560   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Kingwood   [Map]   2,929   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Morgantown   [Map]   30,547   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Reedsville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Reedsville - they are located in Kansas, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Reedsville. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Reedsville. 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 Reedsville.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Reedsville ...

Looking for more information about Reedsville? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Reedsville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Reedsville.

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

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



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Reedsville.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Reedsville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that stretches from Reedsville. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Reedsville) 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 Reedsville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Reedsville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Reedsville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.5103, Longitude: -79.8005     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Reedsville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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