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Sylvester, West Virginia
Welcome to Sylvester ...
The town of Sylvester is located in Boone County.
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Sylvester has a population of 142 people<1> (see below for details).
Sylvester is 1,140 feet [347 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Sylvester lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for Sylvester: (304) & (681)<3>
The ZIP code for Sylvester: 25193<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Sylvester had a population of 160 people. This makes Sylvester the county's 4th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 160 people, the population of Sylvester decreased 17.95% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 195 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Sylvester had an population of 142 people. This is a decrease of 11.25% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 27.18% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Sylvester.
Communities near Sylvester ...
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 Sylvester and not the distance if driven.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Sylvester.
Communities Also Named Sylvester ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Sylvester - they are located in Georgia, Kentucky, Michigan, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Pennsylvania and Texas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Sylvester.
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 Sylvester:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sylvester ...
Looking for more information about Sylvester? 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 Sylvester, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Sylvester.
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This page was last modified: 06 Feb 2019