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Whitesville, West Virginia
Welcome to Whitesville ...
The town of Whitesville is located in Boone County.
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Whitesville has a population of 451 people<1> (see below for details).
Whitesville was incorporated August 15, 1935.
The origin (or the toponymy) of Whitesville: Named after B.W. White, an earlier settler in the area.
The community of Whitesville is 820 feet [250 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Whitesville lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for Whitesville: (304) and (681)<3>
The ZIP code for Whitesville: 25209<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Whitesville had a population of 514 people. This makes Whitesville the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Whitesville represents 0.03% of the population of West Virginia (which has 1,852,994 people), making it the state's 164th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 514 people, the population of Whitesville decreased 1.15% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 520 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Whitesville had an population of 451 people. This is a decrease of 12.26% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 13.27% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Whitesville.
Communities near Whitesville ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Whitesville and not the distance if you drove.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Whitesville.
Communities Also Named Whitesville ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 15 communities that are also named Whitesville - they are located in Alabama, Delaware, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Mississippi, Missouri, New Jersey (2), New York, South Carolina, Vermont and Virginia (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Whitesville.
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 Whitesville:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Whitesville ...
Looking for more information about Whitesville? 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 Whitesville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Whitesville.
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019