Buffalo, West Virginia

Buffalo: Town in West Virginia, USA


Buffalo is a town located in the county of Putnam in the U.S. state of West Virginia. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,236 and a population density of 290 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,263 inhabitants.

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Location of Buffalo on West Virginia map.

Quick Facts about Buffalo

Population : 1,263 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : West Virginia (United States)
County : Putnam County
Postal code : 25033
Area : 4.26 km2
Altitude : 568 feet / 173, 173 meters
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 05:21:29 (14th June 2024)
Density : 296 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 2.14% (2010-2020)
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WVMap-doton-Buffalo locator map image


Buffalo is located at 38°37'3"N 81°58'54"W (38.6175900, -81.9818000).

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The population of Buffalo increased by 2.14% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,236 - census
2011 1,250 1.12% estimation process
2012 1,260 0.79% estimation process
2013 1,263 0.24% estimation process
2014 1,266 0.24% estimation process
2015 1,262 -0.32% estimation process
2016 1,262 0% estimation process
2017 1,264 0.16% estimation process
2018 1,263 -0.08% estimation process
2019 1,260 -0.24% estimation process
2020 1,263 0.24% estimation process

Buffalo zip code is 25033. County name: Putnam, County fips: 54079

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People born in Buffalo (2)

People born in Buffalo, including politician William O. Atkeson, businessman William Hope Harvey, .


Schools in Buffalo

College & universities near Buffalo, WV

Code Name City ZIP
419420 Putnam Career and Technical Center Eleanor (WV) 25070-0640

Stations (7)

Amtrak & bus stations near Buffalo, WV

Code Name Address Type
CHW Charleston 350 MacCorkle Avenue - Southeast RAIL
HUN Huntington 1050 8th Avenue RAIL
AKY Ashland Transportation Center 99 15th Street RAIL
MNG Montgomery Third Avenue and Washington Street RAIL
SPM South Portsmouth–South Shore station Main St & US 23 RAIL

Post offices near Buffalo

Post Office Name City ZIP
Buffal Post Office Buffalo (WV) 25033

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Other cities in Putnam County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Putnam County , WV.

City Name Population Title
Teays Valley 13,175 Census designated place
Hurricane 6,389 City in West Virginia
Eleanor 1,579 City in Putnam County, West Virginia, United States of America
Poca 963 City in Putnam County, West Virginia, United States of America
Bancroft 596 Town in West Virginia, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Buffalo distances to largest West Virginia cities