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Welcome to Windy Gap ...

Windy Gap is located in Greene County.

Windy Gap is 1,440 feet [439 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Area codes for Windy Gap: (724) & (874)<2>

Communities near Windy Gap ...

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

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Powhatan Point (OH)   [Map]   1,548   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Shadyside (OH)   [Map]   3,612   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Waynesburg   [Map]   3,985   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Cameron (WV)   [Map]   871   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Fairview (WV)   [Map]   408   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Glen Dale (WV)   [Map]   1,413   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

Communities Also Named Windy Gap ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Windy Gap - it's located in North Carolina.

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

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 Windy Gap. 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 Windy Gap. 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 Windy Gap.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Windy Gap ...

Looking for more information about Windy Gap? 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 Windy Gap? 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 Windy Gap, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Windy Gap.

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

The official website for Greene County: www.county.greenepa.net/

The official website for State of Pennsylvania: www.state.pa.us/



Footnotes ...

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

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<2>Area code (874) is an overlay for area code (724).

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Windy Gap. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.7962, Longitude: -80.4537     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Windy Gap 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 Windy Gap.

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