Moundsville, West Virginia

Moundsville: City in Marshall County, West Virginia, United States


Moundsville is a city located in the county of Marshall in the U.S. state of West Virginia. Its population at the 2010 census was 9,318 and a population density of 1,071 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 8,117 inhabitants.

Moundsville locator map
Location of Moundsville on West Virginia map.

Quick Facts about Moundsville

Population : 8,117 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : West Virginia (United States)
County : Marshall County
Postal code : 26041
Phone Area Codes : 304
Area : 8.7 km2
Altitude : 696 feet / 212 meters
Capital city : Moundsville is capital of Marshall County
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 02:00:04 (7th December 2023)
Density : 933 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -14.8% (2010-2020)
Weather : 44℉ Partly Sunny 7-days weather
Moundsville West Virginia image
Moundsville West Virginia
Moundsville West Virginia image


Moundsville is located at 39°55'13"N 80°44'35"W (39.9203500, -80.7431400).

Moundsville map


Moundsville forecast: Partly sunny, with a high near 44. New rainfall amounts less than a tenth of an inch possible. more


According to census records, the population of Moundsville decreased by 14.8% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 9,318 - census
2011 8,926 -4.39% estimation process
2012 8,917 -0.1% estimation process
2013 8,879 -0.43% estimation process
2014 8,737 -1.63% estimation process
2015 8,774 0.42% estimation process
2016 8,575 -2.32% estimation process
2017 8,463 -1.32% estimation process
2018 8,342 -1.45% estimation process
2019 8,252 -1.09% estimation process
2020 8,117 -1.66% estimation process

Moundsville zip code is 26041. County name: Marshall, County fips: 54051

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People born in Moundsville (14)

People born in Moundsville, including politician Arch A. Moore, actor, and using the name De Vol was an arranger and composer Frank De Vol, Novelist, short story writer Davis Grubb, .


  • Adrian Melott (American physicist) he was born in 07/01/1947
  • Devala Gorrick (American soccer player) he was born in 08/07/1987
  • Dick Daugherty (American football player) he was born in 31/03/1929
  • Ed Pastilong (American football player, coach, and college athletics administrator) he was born in 01/01/1943
  • Steven C. Wade (American video game designer) he was born in 29/10/1983
  • W. H. McFadden (American mayor) he was born in 11/06/1869
  • Ralph Tasker (American basketball coach) he was born in 15/07/1919
  • Sonny Allen (American college basketball player and coach) he was born in 08/03/1936
  • Bird Margaret Turner she was born in 18/04/1877
  • Vick Knight (American songwriter) he was born in 05/08/1908
  • Kristin Lewicki (American ice hockey player) she was born in 10/06/1995

Schools in Moundsville

College & universities near Moundsville, WV

Code Name City ZIP
237145 B M Spurr School of Practical Nursing Glen Dale (WV) 26038

Stations (4)

Amtrak & bus stations near Moundsville, WV

Code Name Address Type
PGH Union Station 1100 Liberty Avenue RAIL
COV Connellsville station North Water Street and West Peach Street RAIL
GNB Greensburg Harrison Ave. and Seton Hill Dr. RAIL
ALC Alliance 820 East Main Street RAIL

Post offices near Moundsville

Post Office Name City ZIP
Moundsvill Post Office Moundsville (WV) 26041

Other cities in Marshall County

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

City Name Population Title
McMechen 1,665 City in Marshall County, West Virginia, United States of America
Benwood 1,257 City in Marshall County, West Virginia, United States of America
Cameron 828 City in Marshall County, West Virginia, United States
Franklin 638 Town in West Virginia, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Moundsville distances to largest West Virginia cities