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Welcome to Beckwith ...

Beckwith is located in Fayette County.

Beckwith is 1,190 feet [363 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Area codes for Beckwith: (304) & (681)<2>

Communities near Beckwith ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Beckwith and not the distance if you are driving it.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Ansted   [Map]   1,353   NE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Cedar Grove   [Map]   940   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
East Bank   [Map]   904   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Fayetteville   [Map]   2,772   SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Glasgow   [Map]   860   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Montgomery   [Map]   1,549   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Beckwith.

Communities Also Named Beckwith ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Beckwith - they are located in California, Illinois, Iowa, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Oklahoma, Ontario, Tennessee and Wyoming (2).

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Beckwith. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Beckwith. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Beckwith.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Beckwith:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Beckwith ...

Looking for more information about Beckwith? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Beckwith, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Beckwith.

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The Communities of West Virginia

About Fayette County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Beckwith - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance from Beckwith. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Beckwith) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Beckwith. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Beckwith

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Beckwith. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.0979, Longitude: -81.1537     [Map].

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Beckwith.

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