Lewis County , West Virginia

Lewis County: County in West Virginia, United States

About

Lewis County is a county located in the U.S. state of West Virginia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 16,372 and a population density of 16 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 15,805 inhabitants. Its county seat is Weston. The county was created 204 years ago in 1816.

Lewis County Quick Facts

Population : 15,805 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : West Virginia (United States)
Different from : Lewis and Clark County, Lewis County, Lewis County, Lewis County, Lewis County, Lewis County, Lewis County
Area : 1009 km2
Water as percent of area : 1.2%
Land as percent of area : 98.8%
Named for : Charles Lewis
Capital : Weston
Establishment : December 12, 1816
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 09:13:48 (4th December 2021)
Density : 16 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -3.59% (2010-2020)
Lewis County locator map
Location of Lewis County on West Virginia map.
Lewis County Courthouse Weston image
Lewis County Courthouse Weston
Lewis County Courthouse Weston image

Geography

Lewis County is located at 38°59'45"N 80°30'8"W (38.9958700, -80.5021600). It has 6 neighbors: Braxton County, Doddridge County, Gilmer County, Harrison County, Upshur County and Webster County.

Lewis County map

The largest city of Lewis County is Weston with a population of 3,797. Other cities include and Jane Lew population 388. See all Lewis County cities & populated places.

Lewis County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Lewis County.

City Name Population Title
Weston 3,797 City in West Virginia
Jane Lew 388 Human settlement in Lewis County, West Virginia, United States of America

Lewis County has 6 neighbours.

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Lewis County decreased by 3.59% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 16,372 - census
2011 16,439 0.41% estimation process
2012 16,453 0.09% estimation process
2013 16,480 0.16% estimation process
2014 16,448 -0.19% estimation process
2015 16,440 -0.05% estimation process
2016 16,289 -0.93% estimation process
2017 16,178 -0.69% estimation process
2018 16,017 -1.01% estimation process
2019 15,907 -0.69% estimation process
2020 15,805 -0.65% estimation process

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Local Places in Lewis County

People born in Lewis County (2)

People born in Lewis County, including politician Johnson N. Camden, photographer Hazel Ramsburg, you can see a list of people who born in Lewis County.

Other places with the same name (7)

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