Point Pleasant, Mason County, West Virginia

Point Pleasant: City and the county seat of Mason County, West Virginia, United States


Point Pleasant is a city located in the county of Mason in the U.S. state of West Virginia. Its population at the 2010 census was 4,350 and a population density of 1,403 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 4,017 inhabitants.

Quick Facts about Point Pleasant

Population : 4,017 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : West Virginia (United States)
County : Mason County
Postal code : 25550
Phone Area Codes : 304
Area : 3.1 km2
Altitude : 1,864 feet / 568 meters
Capital city : Point Pleasant is capital of Mason County
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 13:29:57 (9th June 2023)
Density : 1,296 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -8.29% (2010-2020)
Point Pleasant locator map
Location of Point Pleasant on West Virginia map.
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Point Pleasant is located at 38°50'40"N 82°8'14"W (38.8445300, -82.1370900).

Point Pleasant map


According to census records, the population of Point Pleasant decreased by 8.29% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 4,350 - census
2011 4,322 -0.65% estimation process
2012 4,292 -0.7% estimation process
2013 4,266 -0.61% estimation process
2014 4,244 -0.52% estimation process
2015 4,221 -0.54% estimation process
2016 4,183 -0.91% estimation process
2017 4,144 -0.94% estimation process
2018 4,116 -0.68% estimation process
2019 4,062 -1.33% estimation process
2020 4,017 -1.12% estimation process

Point Pleasant zip code is 25550. County name: Mason, County fips: 54053

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People born in Point Pleasant (10)

People born in Point Pleasant, including politician Charles E. Hogg, politician James Capehart, politician Robert Lynn Hogg, .


  • Ben Schwartzwalder (American football player and coach (1909-1993)) he was born in 02/06/1909
  • Donnie Jones (American basketball player-coach) he was born in 07/07/1966
  • Jesse Quinn Thornton (American politician) he was born in 24/08/1810
  • Karl Probst (American automotive pioneer) he was born in 20/10/1883
  • Ray Stevens (American professional wrestler (1935-1996)) he was born in 05/09/1935
  • Peter Nowalk (American screenwriter and producer) he was born in 01/01/1953
  • Genna Bain (American internet personality and wife to the deceased video game critic John Bain) she was born in 26/03/1983

Schools in Point Pleasant

College & universities near Point Pleasant, WV

Code Name City ZIP
205203 University of Rio Grande Rio Grande (OH) 45674

Stations (5)

Amtrak & bus stations near Point Pleasant, WV

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

Post offices near Point Pleasant

Post Office Name City ZIP
Point Pleasan Post Office Point Pleasant (WV) 25550

Other places with the same name (3)

Other cities in Mason County

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

City Name Population Title
New Haven 1,451 Town in West Virginia
Mason 920 Human settlement in Mason County, West Virginia, United States of America
Hartford City 593 Human settlement in Mason County, West Virginia, United States of America
Henderson 258 Town in West Virginia, United States
Leon 145 Human settlement in Mason County, West Virginia, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Point Pleasant distances to largest West Virginia cities