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Welcome to Stonewood ...

The city of Stonewood is located in Harrison County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Stonewood has a population of 1,714 people<3> (see below for details).

Stonewood is 1,210 feet [369 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Area codes for Stonewood: (304) & (681)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Stonewood had an population of 1,714 people. This is a decrease of 5.09% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 5.56% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Stonewood had a population of 1,806 people. This makes Stonewood the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Stonewood represents 0.1% of the total population of West Virginia (which has 1,852,994 people), making it the state's 67th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,806 people, the population of Stonewood has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,815 people).

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

Communities Also Named Stonewood ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Stonewood - they are located in Florida, Georgia (2) and Maryland.

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

Communities near Stonewood ...

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

  • Fairmont [Marion County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairmont
    • Fairmont [Marion County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northeast of Stonewood
    • Estimated population in 2019: 18,388 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairmont
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fairmont<7>
  • Bridgeport [Harrison County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bridgeport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bridgeport
    • Bridgeport [Harrison County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the northeast of Stonewood
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,842 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bridgeport
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bridgeport<7>
  • Buckhannon [Upshur County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Buckhannon
    • Buckhannon [Upshur County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the south of Stonewood
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,394 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Buckhannon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Buckhannon<7>
  • Grafton [Taylor County]
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    • Grafton [Taylor County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Stonewood
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,982 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grafton<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Weston [Lewis County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Weston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Weston
      • Weston [Lewis County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Stonewood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,857 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Weston
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Weston<7>
    • Philippi [Barbour County]
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      • Philippi [Barbour County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southeast of Stonewood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,257 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Philippi
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Philippi<7>
    • Pleasant Valley [Marion County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pleasant Valley
      • Pleasant Valley [Marion County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Stonewood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,141 people
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    • Shinnston [Harrison County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shinnston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shinnston
      • Shinnston [Harrison County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the north of Stonewood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,104 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shinnston
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shinnston<7>
    • Mannington [Marion County]
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      • Mannington [Marion County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the north of Stonewood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,023 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mannington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mannington<7>
    • Salem [Harrison County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Salem have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Salem
      • Salem [Harrison County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the west of Stonewood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,522 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salem
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Salem<7>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Stonewood ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community within West Virginia

About Harrison County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Harrison County: www.harrisoncountywv.com/

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 Harrison, 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 Stonewood.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Stonewood - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Stonewood) 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 Stonewood. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Stonewood

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Stonewood. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.2501, Longitude: -80.3054       In this case, the coordinates for Stonewood 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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