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Welcome to Aracoma ...

Aracoma is located in Logan County<1>.

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

Aracoma is 680 feet [207 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Communities near Aracoma ...

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

  • Williamson [Mingo County]
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    • Williamson [Mingo County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Aracoma
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,616 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Williamson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Williamson<6>
  • Madison [Boone County]
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    • Madison [Boone County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Aracoma
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,616 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Madison
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Madison<6>
  • Chapmanville [Logan County]
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    • Chapmanville [Logan County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the north of Aracoma
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,078 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chapmanville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chapmanville<6>
  • Man [Logan County]
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    • Man [Logan County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Aracoma
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 619 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Man have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Man
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Man<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Danville [Boone County]
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      • Danville [Boone County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Aracoma
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 589 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Danville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Danville<6>
    • Delbarton [Mingo County]
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      • Delbarton [Mingo County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Aracoma
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 487 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Delbarton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Delbarton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Delbarton<6>
    • Matewan [Mingo County]
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      • Matewan [Mingo County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Aracoma
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 415 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Matewan have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Matewan
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Matewan<6>
    • Gilbert [Mingo County]
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      • Gilbert [Mingo County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Aracoma
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 378 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gilbert have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gilbert
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gilbert<6>
    • Mitchell Heights [Logan County]
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      • Mitchell Heights [Logan County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<5> to the north of Aracoma
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 274 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mitchell Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mitchell Heights
    • Holden [Logan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Holden
      • Holden [Logan County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Aracoma
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Holden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holden

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Aracoma ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community located in West Virginia

About Logan County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Aracoma. 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 Logan, 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 Aracoma - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Aracoma) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aracoma. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.8590, Longitude: -81.9921       In this case, the coordinates for Aracoma 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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