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Wardensville, West Virginia
Welcome to Wardensville ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Wardensville has a population of 258 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Wardensville.
Wardensville is 1,040 feet [317 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Wardensville lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Wardensville: (304) & (681)<4>
The ZIP code for Wardensville: 26851<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Wardensville had an population of 258 people. This is a decrease of 4.8% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 4.88% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Wardensville had a population of 271 people. This makes Wardensville the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Wardensville represents 0.01% of the total population of West Virginia (which has 1,852,994 people), making it the state's 203rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 271 people, the population of Wardensville increased 10.16% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 246 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Wardensville.
Adding Wardensville to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Wardensville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Wardensville elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Wardensville on a Rand McNally Map of West Virginia (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Wardensville on our Genealogy Page.
Communities near Wardensville ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Wardensville.
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 Wardensville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Wardensville.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Wardensville. 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 Wardensville.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Wardensville. See our Newspapers Page for Wardensville.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wardensville ...
Looking for more information about Wardensville? 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 Wardensville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Wardensville.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Wardensville. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for State of West Virginia: https://www.wv.gov/
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This page was last modified: 04 May 2021