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Welcome to West Alexander ...

West Alexander is located in Washington County.

West Alexander is 840 feet [256 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Communities near West Alexander ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from West Alexander and not the distance as if you drove.<2>.

Community   2017<3>
Population
DirDistance
Bellaire (OH)   [Map]   4,106   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Martins Ferry (OH)   [Map]   6,659   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Mingo Junction (OH)   [Map]   3,262   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Shadyside (OH)   [Map]   3,612   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Steubenville (OH)   [Map]   18,003   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Washington   [Map]   13,566   E   14 miles [22.5 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around West Alexander. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of West Alexander. 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 West Alexander.

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

Websites for West Alexander ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.washcochamber.com/

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for West Alexander ...

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

In addition to the Tourism page for West Alexander, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for West Alexander.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Washington County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Washington County: www.co.washington.pa.us/

The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/

Footnotes ...

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

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- West Alexander) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for West Alexander. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from West Alexander

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in West Alexander. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.1050, Longitude: -80.5087     [Map].

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for West Alexander.

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