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Welcome to Acup ...

Acup is located in Kanawha County<1>.

The location of Acup has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Acup is 750 feet [229 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Acup: (304) and (681)<4>

Communities Also Named Acup ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Acup - it's located in Kentucky.

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

Communities near Acup ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Acup.

  • Charleston [Kanawha County]
  • South Charleston [Kanawha County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Charleston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Charleston
    • South Charleston [Kanawha County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Acup
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,047 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Charleston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for South Charleston<6>
  • Montgomery [Fayette County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Montgomery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Montgomery
    • Montgomery [Fayette County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of Acup
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,508 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montgomery
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Montgomery<6>
  • Chesapeake [Kanawha County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chesapeake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chesapeake
    • Chesapeake [Kanawha County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Acup
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,414 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chesapeake
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Marmet [Kanawha County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marmet have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marmet
      • Marmet [Kanawha County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Acup
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,366 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marmet
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marmet<6>
    • Belle [Kanawha County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belle have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belle
      • Belle [Kanawha County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Acup
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,126 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belle<6>
    • Clendenin [Kanawha County]
    • Cedar Grove [Kanawha County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cedar Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cedar Grove
      • Cedar Grove [Kanawha County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Acup
      • Estimated population in 2019: 907 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedar Grove
    • East Bank [Kanawha County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Bank have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Bank
      • East Bank [Kanawha County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Acup
      • Estimated population in 2019: 869 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Bank
    • Glasgow [Kanawha County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glasgow have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glasgow
      • Glasgow [Kanawha County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the south of Acup
      • Estimated population in 2019: 833 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glasgow
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glasgow<6>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

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

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Acup. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Acup.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Acup. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Acup.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Acup. See our Newspapers Page for Acup.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Acup ...

Looking for more information about Acup? 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.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for West Virginia

About Kanawha County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Kanawha County: www.kanawha.us/

The official website for State of West Virginia: https://www.wv.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of West Virginia's counties, including Kanawha, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Acup - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).
<5>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- Acup) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Acup. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.3620, Longitude: -81.3421       In this case, the coordinates for Acup have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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