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Welcome to Crawley ...

Crawley is located in Greenbrier County<1>.

Crawley is 2,410 feet [735 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Crawley is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Telephone area codes for Crawley: (304) & (681)<3>

Communities Also Named Crawley ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Crawley - it's located in Georgia.

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

Communities near Crawley ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Crawley.

  • Lewisburg [Greenbrier County]
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    • Lewisburg [Greenbrier County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Crawley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,766 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lewisburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lewisburg<5>
  • Ronceverte [Greenbrier County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ronceverte
    • Ronceverte [Greenbrier County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Crawley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,649 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ronceverte
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ronceverte<5>
  • Rainelle [Greenbrier County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rainelle
    • Rainelle [Greenbrier County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of Crawley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,516 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rainelle
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rainelle<5>
  • Alderson [Greenbrier County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alderson
    • Alderson [Greenbrier County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Crawley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,111 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alderson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alderson<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Meadow Bridge [Fayette County]
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      • Meadow Bridge [Fayette County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Crawley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 344 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Meadow Bridge have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meadow Bridge
    • Quinwood [Greenbrier County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Quinwood
      • Quinwood [Greenbrier County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the north of Crawley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 260 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Quinwood
    • Falling Spring [Greenbrier County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Falling Spring
      • Falling Spring [Greenbrier County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Crawley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 200 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Falling Spring have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Falling Spring
    • Vale [Greenbrier County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vale
      • Vale [Greenbrier County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southwest of Crawley
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vale
    • Charmco [Greenbrier County]
    • Hines [Greenbrier County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hines
      • Hines [Greenbrier County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Crawley
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hines

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 Crawley. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Crawley.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Crawley. 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 Crawley.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Crawley. See our Newspapers Page for Crawley.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Crawley ...

Looking for more information about Crawley? 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 Crawley, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Crawley.

Adding Crawley to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Crawley 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 Crawley was on a map titled Map of West Virginia (from Rand McNally, 1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Crawley on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Greenbrier County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of West Virginia's counties, including Greenbrier, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Crawley - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).
<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- Crawley) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Crawley. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from CrawleyOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Crawley. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.9358, Longitude: -80.6516    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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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