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Welcome to Whitehall ...

The town of Whitehall is located in Marion County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Whitehall has a population of 666 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Whitehall.

Whitehall is 1,140 feet [347 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Telephone area codes for Whitehall: (304) and (681)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Whitehall had an population of 666 people. This is an increase of 2.78% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 11.93% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Whitehall had a population of 648 people. This makes Whitehall the county's 7th most populous community.

The population of Whitehall represents 0.03% of the population of West Virginia (which has 1,852,994 people), making it the state's 144th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 648 people, the population of Whitehall increased 8.91% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 595 people).

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

Communities Also Named Whitehall ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 29 communities that are also named Whitehall - they are located in Arkansas (3), Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Louisiana (2), Maryland, Michigan, Montana, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania (4), Rhode Island, South Carolina (3), Texas (2), Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Whitehall ...

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

  • Morgantown [Monongalia County]
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    • Morgantown [Monongalia County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northeast of Whitehall
    • Estimated population in 2019: 30,549 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morgantown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Morgantown<7>
  • Fairmont [Marion County]
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    • Fairmont [Marion County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the northeast of Whitehall
    • Estimated population in 2019: 18,388 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairmont
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fairmont<7>
  • Clarksburg [Harrison County]
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    • Clarksburg [Harrison County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the southwest of Whitehall
    • Estimated population in 2019: 15,225 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarksburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clarksburg<7>
  • Bridgeport [Harrison County]
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    • Bridgeport [Harrison County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the south of Whitehall
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,842 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bridgeport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bridgeport<7>
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    • Grafton [Taylor County]
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      • Grafton [Taylor County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the southeast of Whitehall
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,982 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grafton<7>
    • Westover [Monongalia County]
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      • Westover [Monongalia County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northeast of Whitehall
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,173 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westover have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Westover<7>
    • Granville [Monongalia County]
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      • Granville [Monongalia County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northeast of Whitehall
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,140 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Granville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Granville
    • Shinnston [Harrison County]
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      • Shinnston [Harrison County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the west of Whitehall
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,104 people
      • 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 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 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the northwest of Whitehall
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,023 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mannington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mannington<7>
    • Star City [Monongalia County]
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      • Star City [Monongalia County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northeast of Whitehall
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,948 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Star City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Star City

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Whitehall ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for West Virginia

About Marion County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Marion County: www.marioncountywv.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 Marion, 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 Whitehall.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Whitehall - 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 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Whitehall) 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 Whitehall. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Whitehall

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Whitehall. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.4243, Longitude: -80.1887       In this case, the coordinates for Whitehall 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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