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The location of Carolina









Welcome to Carolina ...

Carolina is located in Marion County.

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

Carolina is 1,180 feet [360 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for Carolina: (304) and (681)<3>

Communities near Carolina ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Carolina and not the distance as if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirDistance
Bridgeport   [Map]   8,635   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Clarksburg   [Map]   15,621   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Fairmont   [Map]   18,467   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Grafton   [Map]   5,077   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Granville   [Map]   2,560   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Mannington   [Map]   2,043   NW   5 miles [8 km]

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

Communities Also Named Carolina ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 13 communities that are also named Carolina - they are located in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kansas, Louisiana, Mississippi (2), North Carolina (2), Rhode Island, South Carolina (2) and Texas.

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

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 Carolina. 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 Carolina. 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 Carolina.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Carolina ...

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

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About Marion County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Marion County: www.marioncountywv.com/

The official website for State of West Virginia: https://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 Carolina - 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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Carolina) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Carolina. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.4804, Longitude: -80.2734     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Carolina 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 Carolina.

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