A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Atlantic, West Virginia
Welcome to Atlantic ...
So far, we have found very little information about Atlantic. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Atlantic to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Atlantic, please Contact Us.
Atlantic would have been located within present day Preston County.
The location of Atlantic has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
While the community is gone, the present day location for Atlantic is 1,850 feet [564 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: The area where Atlantic was located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The location where Atlantic once stood is in the (304) & (681)<4> area codes.
Communities near Atlantic ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Atlantic.
Communities Also Named Atlantic ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two West Virginia communities named Atlantic: This one is located in Preston County and the other is located in Mineral County.
Beyond West Virginia, there are 21 communities that are also named Atlantic - they are located in Colorado, Iowa, Maine, Massachusetts (4), Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Pennsylvania (5) and Virginia (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Atlantic.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019