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The location of Burnwell









Welcome to Burnwell ...

Burnwell is located in Kanawha County.

The location of Burnwell has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Burnwell is 880 feet [268 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for Burnwell: (304) and (681)<3>

Communities near Burnwell ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirectionDistance
Ansted   [Map]   1,353   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Belle   [Map]   1,162   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Cedar Grove   [Map]   940   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Chesapeake   [Map]   1,456   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
East Bank   [Map]   904   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Fayetteville   [Map]   2,772   E   14 miles [22.5 km]

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

Communities Also Named Burnwell ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Burnwell - they are located in Alabama and Kentucky.

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

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 Burnwell. 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 Burnwell. 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 Burnwell.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Burnwell ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Kanawha County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Kanawha County: www.kanawha.us/

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


Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Burnwell - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).

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<4>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- Burnwell) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Burnwell. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.0526, Longitude: -81.3754     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Burnwell have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Burnwell.

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