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Craigsville, West Virginia
Welcome to Craigsville ...
The location of Craigsville has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Craigsville is 2,310 feet [704 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Craigsville is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Craigsville lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Craigsville: (304) & (681)<4>
Communities Also Named Craigsville ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Craigsville - they are located in Pennsylvania, South Carolina and Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Craigsville.
Communities near Craigsville ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Craigsville.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Craigsville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Craigsville.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Craigsville. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Craigsville.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Craigsville. See our Newspapers Page for Craigsville.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Craigsville ...
Looking for more information about Craigsville? 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Craigsville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Craigsville.
Adding Craigsville to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Craigsville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Craigsville was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Craigsville on a map titled Rand McNally Map of West Virginia (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Craigsville on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Craigsville. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for State of West Virginia: https://www.wv.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022