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Welcome to Rhodell ...

The town of Rhodell is located in Raleigh County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Rhodell has a population of 160 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Rhodell is 1,620 feet [494 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Rhodell had an population of 160 people. This is a decrease of 7.51% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 31.62% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Rhodell had a population of 173 people. This makes Rhodell the county's 5th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 173 people, the population of Rhodell decreased 26.07% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 234 people).

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

Communities near Rhodell ...

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

  • Beckley [Raleigh County]
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    • Beckley [Raleigh County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the northeast of Rhodell
    • Estimated population in 2019: 15,940 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beckley<7>
  • Welch [McDowell County]
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    • Welch [McDowell County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southwest of Rhodell
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,644 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Welch<7>
  • Mullens [Wyoming County]
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    • Mullens [Wyoming County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the southwest of Rhodell
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,325 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mullens have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mullens<7>
  • Mabscott [Raleigh County]
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    • Mabscott [Raleigh County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northeast of Rhodell
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,263 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mabscott have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Sophia [Raleigh County]
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      • Sophia [Raleigh County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the north of Rhodell
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,231 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sophia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sophia<7>
    • Oceana [Wyoming County]
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      • Oceana [Wyoming County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the west of Rhodell
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,204 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oceana have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oceana<7>
    • Pineville [Wyoming County]
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      • Pineville [Wyoming County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the west of Rhodell
      • Estimated population in 2019: 574 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pineville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pineville<7>
    • Bramwell [Mercer County]
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      • Bramwell [Mercer County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the south of Rhodell
      • Estimated population in 2019: 337 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bramwell<7>
    • Northfork [McDowell County]
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      • Northfork [McDowell County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the southwest of Rhodell
      • Estimated population in 2019: 336 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Northfork have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Northfork<7>
    • Lester [Raleigh County]
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      • Lester [Raleigh County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the north of Rhodell
      • Estimated population in 2019: 314 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lester have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Rhodell. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Rhodell.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rhodell ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Rhodell. 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 Raleigh, 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 Rhodell.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Rhodell - 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 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Rhodell) 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 Rhodell. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Rhodell

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rhodell. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.6095, Longitude: -81.3050       In this case, the coordinates for Rhodell 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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