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Welcome to Auvil ...

Auvil is located in Tucker County<1>.

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

Auvil is 1,550 feet [472 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Communities near Auvil ...

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

  • Elkins [Randolph County]
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    • Elkins [Randolph County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Auvil
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,990 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elkins<6>
  • Grafton [Taylor County]
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    • Grafton [Taylor County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Auvil
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,982 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grafton<6>
  • Philippi [Barbour County]
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    • Philippi [Barbour County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Auvil
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,257 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Philippi<6>
  • Belington [Barbour County]
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    • Belington [Barbour County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Auvil
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,902 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belington<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Parsons [Tucker County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Parsons have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Parsons [Tucker County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Auvil
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,391 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Parsons<6>
    • Davis [Tucker County]
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      • Davis [Tucker County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the east of Auvil
      • Estimated population in 2019: 631 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Davis<6>
    • Rowlesburg [Preston County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rowlesburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Rowlesburg [Preston County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the north of Auvil
      • Estimated population in 2019: 572 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rowlesburg<6>
    • Thomas [Tucker County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thomas have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Thomas [Tucker County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the east of Auvil
      • Estimated population in 2019: 550 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Thomas<6>
    • Junior [Barbour County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Junior have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Junior [Barbour County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Auvil
      • Estimated population in 2019: 486 people
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    • Newburg [Preston County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newburg
      • Newburg [Preston County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Auvil
      • Estimated population in 2019: 315 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newburg<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 Auvil. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Auvil.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Auvil ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for West Virginia

About Tucker County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Auvil. 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 Tucker, 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 Auvil - 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- Auvil) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Auvil. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.1779, Longitude: -79.7237       In this case, the coordinates for Auvil 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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