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Welcome to West Milford ...

The town of West Milford is located in Harrison County.

A typical abbreviation for West Milford: W. Milford

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, West Milford has a population of 609 people<1> (see below for details).

West Milford is 1,070 feet [326 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for West Milford: (304) & (681)<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, West Milford had a population of 630 people. This makes West Milford the county's 9th most populous community.

The population of West Milford represents 0.03% of the population of West Virginia (which has 1,852,994 people), making it the state's 145th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 630 people, the population of West Milford decreased 3.23% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 651 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, West Milford had an population of 609 people. This is a decrease of 3.33% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 6.45% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for West Milford.

Communities near West Milford ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving it.<4>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Bridgeport   [Map]   8,635   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Buckhannon   [Map]   5,529   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Clarksburg   [Map]   15,621   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Lumberport   [Map]   848   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Nutter Fort   [Map]   1,540   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Philippi   [Map]   3,380   E   19 miles [30.6 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for West Milford.

Communities Also Named West Milford ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named West Milford - it's located in New Jersey.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around West Milford. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of West Milford. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around West Milford.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for West Milford:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for West Milford ...

Looking for more information about West Milford? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about West Milford? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to West Milford, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for West Milford.

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About Harrison County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for West Milford. 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: www.wv.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for West Milford.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around West Milford - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that begins in West Milford. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- West Milford) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for West Milford. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from West Milford

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in West Milford. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.2044, Longitude: -80.4034     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for West Milford have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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