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Cannelton, West Virginia
(Fayette County)

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Welcome to Cannelton ...

Cannelton is located in Fayette County.

Cannelton is 670 feet [204 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

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

Communities near Cannelton ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Cannelton and not the distance if you drove it.<3>.

Community   2016<4>
Ansted   [Map]   1,374   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Belle   [Map]   1,192   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Cedar Grove   [Map]   938   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Chesapeake   [Map]   1,480   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
East Bank   [Map]   919   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Fayetteville   [Map]   2,852   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]

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

Communities Also Named Cannelton ...

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

Beyond West Virginia, there are 3 communities that are also named Cannelton - they are located in Indiana and Pennsylvania.

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

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 Cannelton. 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 Cannelton. 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 Cannelton.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cannelton ...

Looking for more information about Cannelton? 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.

Looking for more information about Cannelton? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Cannelton, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Cannelton.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Cannelton. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for West Virginia

About Fayette County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Cannelton - 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). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Cannelton.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting in Cannelton. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Cannelton) 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 Cannelton. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Cannelton

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cannelton. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.1913, Longitude: -81.2967     [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 Cannelton.

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Cannelton.