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Rowlesburg, West Virginia
Welcome to Rowlesburg ...
The town of Rowlesburg is located in Preston County.
The location of Rowlesburg has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Rowlesburg has a population of 577 people<2> (see below for details).
Rowlesburg is 1,370 feet [418 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Rowlesburg lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for Rowlesburg: (304) & (681)<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Rowlesburg had a population of 584 people. This makes Rowlesburg the county's 4th most populous community.
The population of Rowlesburg represents 0.03% of the population of West Virginia (which has 1,852,994 people), making it the state's 154th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 584 people, the population of Rowlesburg decreased 4.73% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 613 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Rowlesburg had an population of 577 people. This is a decrease of 1.2% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 5.87% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Rowlesburg.
Communities near Rowlesburg ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Rowlesburg.
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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rowlesburg ...
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This page was last modified: 19 Mar 2019