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Joetown, West Virginia

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(position within Marion County, State of West Virginia)

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Welcome to Joetown ...

Joetown is located in Marion County.

Joetown is 1,010 feet [308 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: Joetown lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Telephone area codes for Joetown: (304) and (681)<2>

Communities near Joetown ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2014<4>
Barrackville   [Map]   1,317   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Bridgeport   [Map]   8,358   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Clarksburg   [Map]   16,242   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Fairmont   [Map]   18,740   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Mannington   [Map]   2,072   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Nutter Fort   [Map]   1,572   S   14 miles [22.5 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Joetown.

Communities Also Named Joetown ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Joetown - they are located in Iowa and Ohio.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Joetown.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Joetown. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Joetown. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Joetown.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Joetown:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Joetown ...

Looking for more information about Joetown? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Joetown? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Joetown, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Joetown.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Joetown. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

If you haven't already, you should also register your business through the Bing Business Portal.

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About West Virginia

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Joetown. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Marion County

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Joetown - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Joetown.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance beginning in Joetown. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Joetown) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Joetown. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.4631, Longitude: -80.4076     [Map]. The coordinates for Joetown have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Joetown.

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Joetown.


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