Grafton, Taylor County, West Virginia
Grafton: Town in West Virginia
Grafton is a town located in the county of Taylor in the U.S. state of West Virginia. Its population at the 2010 census was 5,164 and a population density of 525 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 4,968 inhabitants.
The town was created 167 years ago in 1855.
Quick Facts about Grafton
|Population :||4,968 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||West Virginia (United States)|
|County :||Taylor County|
|Postal code :||26354|
|Phone Area Codes :||304|
|Area :||9.84 km2|
|Altitude :||1,024 feet / 312, 312 meters|
|Capital city :||Grafton is capital of Taylor County|
|Establishment :||January 01, 1856 (167 years ago)|
|Time Zone :||America/New_York|
|Local time :||01:38:37 (6th June 2023)|
|Density :||505 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||-3.95% (2010-2020)|
Grafton is located at 39°20'27"N 80°1'8"W (39.3409200, -80.0189700).
- Official Website
Official website of Grafton
According to census records, the population of Grafton decreased by 3.95% in 10 years.
Best Things to Do in Grafton
1 Tygart Lake State Park
1240 Paul E Malone Rd, Grafton, WV 26354, United States ➦ Show Map
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2 Mother's Day Shrine
11 E Main St, Grafton, WV 26354, United States ➦ Show Map
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3 Tygart Lake Marina
Bath House Rd, Grafton, WV 26354, United States ➦ Show Map
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4 Pruntytown State Farm Wildlife Management Area
Grafton, WV 26354, United States ➦ Show Map
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5 Anna Jarvis Museum
3576 Webster Pike, Grafton, WV 26354, United States ➦ Show Map
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Other Places in Grafton
1 GRAFTON CITY BUILDING
1 W Main St, Grafton, WV 26354 ➦ Show Map
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People born in Grafton (13)
People born in Grafton, including photojournalist Frances Benjamin Johnston, baketball coach Clair Bee, Paul Shahan, .
- George Preston Marshall (Founder and former owner of the Washington Redskins) he was born in 11/10/1896
- Bernard H. Hyman (American film producer) he was born in 20/08/1897
- Bill Stewart (American football coach) he was born in 11/06/1952
- William Jaco (American mathematician) he was born in 14/07/1940
- Steve Gerkin (American baseball player) he was born in 19/11/1912
- Martin McNulty Crane (American politician) he was born in 17/11/1855
- James W. Stansberry (United States general) he was born in 29/12/1927
- Larry Williams (American politician) he was born in 17/11/1943
- Amy Summers (American politician) she was born in 03/05/1963
- Terri Funk Sypolt she was born in 14/12/1953
Schools in Grafton
College & universities near Grafton, WV
|237118||Alderson Broaddus University||Philippi (WV)||26416-2035|
Amtrak & bus stations near Grafton, WV
|COV||Connellsville station||North Water Street and West Peach Street||RAIL|
|GTV||Grantsville, MD||3000 Chestnut Ridge Road||BUS|
|FSB||Frostburg, MD||101 Braddock Road||BUS|
|Code: C U M||Cumberland station||East Harrison and Queen City Street||RAIL|
|GNB||Greensburg||Harrison Ave. and Seton Hill Dr.||RAIL|
Post offices near Grafton
|Post Office Name||City||ZIP|
|Grafton Post Office||Grafton (WV)||26354|
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Other cities in Taylor County
Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Taylor County , WV.
|Flemington||306||Town in West Virginia, United States|
Distance to Other Cities
Grafton distances to largest West Virginia cities