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Welcome to Alloy ...

Alloy is located in Fayette County<1>.

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

Alloy is 650 feet [198 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Alloy: (304) and (681)<4>

Communities Also Named Alloy ...

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

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

Communities near Alloy ...

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

  • Oak Hill [Fayette County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oak Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oak Hill
    • Oak Hill [Fayette County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Alloy
    • Estimated population in 2018: 8,218 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oak Hill
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oak Hill<6>
  • Fayetteville [Fayette County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fayetteville
    • Fayetteville [Fayette County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Alloy
    • Estimated population in 2018: 2,762 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fayetteville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fayetteville<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 3 miles [4.8 km]<5> to the northwest of Alloy
    • Estimated population in 2018: 1,529 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 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Alloy
    • Estimated population in 2018: 1,430 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 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Alloy
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,386 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marmet
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marmet<6>
    • Ansted [Fayette County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ansted have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ansted
      • Ansted [Fayette County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the east of Alloy
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,330 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ansted
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ansted<6>
    • Mount Hope [Fayette County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Hope have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Hope
      • Mount Hope [Fayette County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Alloy
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,291 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Hope
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Hope<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 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Alloy
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,142 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belle<6>
    • 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 northwest of Alloy
      • Estimated population in 2018: 926 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 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Alloy
      • Estimated population in 2018: 887 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Bank

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 Alloy. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Alloy.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Alloy. 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 Alloy.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alloy ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for West Virginia

About Fayette County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Fayette, 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 Alloy - 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 from Point A (ie- Alloy) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alloy. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.1376, Longitude: -81.2743       In this case, the coordinates for Alloy 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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