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Whitehall, West Virginia

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The location of Whitehall

Welcome to Whitehall ...

The town of Whitehall is located in Marion County.

The location of Whitehall has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Whitehall has a population of 660 people<2> (see below for details).

Whitehall is 1,140 feet [347 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Whitehall: (304) and (681)<4>

Population Details ...

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).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Whitehall had an population of 660 people. This is an increase of 1.85% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 10.92% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Whitehall ...

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 Whitehall and not the distance if you are going to drive.<5>.

Community   2017
Bridgeport   [Map]   8,635   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Clarksburg   [Map]   15,621   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Fairmont   [Map]   18,467   NE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Grafton   [Map]   5,077   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Granville   [Map]   2,560   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Mannington   [Map]   2,043   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby 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.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Whitehall. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • 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 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 Whitehall.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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.

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 ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Whitehall.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Whitehall - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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 for our own planning, 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     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Whitehall have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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