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Spencer, West Virginia
Welcome to Spencer ...
The location of Spencer has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Spencer has a population of 2,111 people<2> (see below for details).
Spencer is 730 feet [223 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Spencer lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Spencer: (304) and (681)<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Spencer had a population of 2,322 people (or 15.56% of the total population of Roane County). This makes Spencer the county's most populous community.
The population of Spencer represents 0.13% of the total population of West Virginia (which has 1,852,994 people), making it the state's 56th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 2,322 people, the population of Spencer decreased 1.28% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,352 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Spencer had an population of 2,111 people. This is a decrease of 9.09% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 10.25% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Spencer.
Communities near Spencer ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Spencer and not the distance if driven.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Spencer.
Communities Also Named Spencer ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 35 communities that are also named Spencer - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, Colorado, Idaho, Illinois (2), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (3), Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi (2), Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New York, North Carolina (2), Ohio (4), Oklahoma, South Dakota, Tennessee, Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Spencer.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Spencer:
Websites for Spencer ...
Official Website: www.cityofspencer.com/
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Spencer ...
Looking for more information about Spencer? 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Spencer, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Spencer.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Spencer: www.cityofspencer.com/
The official website for State of West Virginia: https://www.wv.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019