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Big Run, West Virginia
Welcome to Big Run ...
Big Run is 1,160 feet [354 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Big Run lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Big Run: (304) and (681)<3>
Adding Big Run to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Big Run in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Big Run elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a Rand McNally Map of West Virginia (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Big Run on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Big Run ...
While we believe that this Big Run is located in Webster County, we know of another 3 West Virginia communities named Big Run. Those communities are located in the following counties: Marion, Marshall and Wetzel County.
Beyond West Virginia, there are 10 communities that are also named Big Run - they are located in Ohio (3) and Pennsylvania (4).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Big Run.
Communities near Big Run ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Big Run.