Hurricane Putnam County, West Virginia

Hurricane: City in West Virginia

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About

Hurricane is a city located in the county of Putnam in the U.S. state of West Virginia. Its population at the 2010 census was 6,284 and a population density of 643 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 6,430 inhabitants.

The city was created 133 years ago in 1887.

Geography

Hurricane is located at 38°25'57"N 82°1'13"W (38.4325900, -82.0201400).

Weather

Hurricane forecast: A slight chance of rain showers after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. more

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Hurricane Quick Facts

Population : 6,430 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : West Virginia (United States)
County : Putnam County
Postal code : 25526
Phone Area Codes : 304
Area : 9.78 km2
Altitude : 705 feet / 215 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1888 (133 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 18:23:53 (11th May 2021)
Density : 658 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 2.27% (2010-2019)
Weather : 65℉ Slight Chance Rain Showers 7-days weather

Demographics

The population of Hurricane increased by 2.27% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 6,284 - census
2011 6,296 0.19% estimation process
2012 6,339 0.68% estimation process
2013 6,337 -0.03% estimation process
2014 6,348 0.17% estimation process
2015 6,421 1.14% estimation process
2016 6,523 1.56% estimation process
2017 6,511 -0.18% estimation process
2018 6,480 -0.48% estimation process
2019 6,430 -0.78% estimation process

Hurricane zip code is 25526. County name: Putnam, County fips: 54079

People born in Hurricane (5)

People born in Hurricane, including politician Hubert Summers Ellis, college football player, college football coach, linebacker Doc Holliday, football player and coach Steve Dunlap, you can see a list of people who born in Hurricane.

  • Sylvan Wittwer (agronomist)
  • Robert Ferdinand Shank (American aviator)

Schools

College & universities near Hurricane

Code Name City ZIP
456621 Strayer University-West Virginia Scott Depot (WV) 25560

Stations (7)

Amtrak & bus stations near Hurricane

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

Other places with the same name (2)

Other cities in Putnam County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Putnam County , WV.

City Name Population Title
Eleanor 1,587 City in Putnam County, West Virginia, United States of America
Buffalo 1,260 Town in West Virginia, USA
Poca 974 City in Putnam County, West Virginia, United States of America
Bancroft 591 Town in West Virginia, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Hurricane distances to largest West Virginia cities

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