RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
 
Sitemap
     
 

Century Junction, West Virginia

Community
Profile
Nearby Census Genealogy
Helper
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
TripAdvisor
Links
Interactive
Map
Wish
List
Other WV
Communities

The location of Century Junction

 
 
 
 
Learn About
The Commemorative
Quarter for
West Virginia
 
The Commemorative Quarter for West Virginia

Welcome to Century Junction ...

Century Junction is located in Barbour County.

A typical abbreviation for Century Junction: Century Jct. (or less commonly used: Century Jctn.)

Century Junction is 1,380 feet [421 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

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

Communities near Century Junction ...

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

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Belington   [Map]   1,864   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Bridgeport   [Map]   8,635   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Buckhannon   [Map]   5,529   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Clarksburg   [Map]   15,621   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Elkins   [Map]   7,047   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Grafton   [Map]   5,077   N   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

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 Century Junction. 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 Century Junction. 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 Century Junction.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Century Junction ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...



Search for a Community in West Virginia

About Barbour County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Century Junction - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

- Return to Citation

<2>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).

- Return to Citation

<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance starting in Century Junction. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Century Junction) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Century Junction. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.0743, Longitude: -80.1170     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Century Junction have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

- Return to Citation

<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Century Junction.

- Return to Citation



 
 
 

Community
Profile
Nearby
 
Census
 
Genealogy
Helper
Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
Interactive
Map
Wish
List
Summarized
 
Misc
 
Other   WV
Communities
 
 
 

Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 
 

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

Copyright 2016
All Rights Reserved
This page was last modified: 15 Oct 2018
By John Hall