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(Wirt County)

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Welcome to Burning Springs ...

Burning Springs is located in Wirt County.

A typical abbreviation for Burning Springs: Burning Spgs. (or less commonly used: Burning Spngs. or Burning Sprngs.)

Burning Springs is 640 feet [195 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Area codes for Burning Springs: (304) and (681)<2>

Communities near Burning Springs ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Burning Springs and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirDistance
Cairo   [Map]   262   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Cantwell   [Map]   ---   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Elizabeth   [Map]   827   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Freeport   [Map]   ---   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Grantsville   [Map]   531   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Greencastle   [Map]   ---   N   11 miles [17.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Burning Springs ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two West Virginia communities named Burning Springs: This one is located in Wirt County and the other is located in Kanawha County.

Beyond West Virginia, there are 2 communities that are also named Burning Springs - they are located in and Kentucky.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Burning Springs. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Burning Springs. 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 Burning Springs.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Burning Springs ...

Looking for more information about Burning Springs? 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.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of West Virginia

About Wirt County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Burning Springs. 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Burning Springs - 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 '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- Burning Springs) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Burning Springs. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.9812, Longitude: -81.3143     [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 Burning Springs.

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