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Cross Lanes, West Virginia

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The location of Cross Lanes

Welcome to Cross Lanes ...

Cross Lanes is located in Kanawha County.

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

Cross Lanes is 700 feet [213 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for Cross Lanes: (304) and (681)<3>

Communities near Cross Lanes ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance as if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Buffalo   [Map]   1,262   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Charleston   [Map]   47,929   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Chesapeake   [Map]   1,456   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Dunbar   [Map]   7,338   SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Eleanor   [Map]   1,598   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Hurricane   [Map]   6,542   W   12 miles [19.3 km]

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

Communities Also Named Cross Lanes ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Cross Lanes - they are located in Arkansas and Tennessee.

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

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 Cross Lanes. 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 Cross Lanes. 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 Cross Lanes.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cross Lanes ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Kanawha County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Kanawha County:

The official website for State of West Virginia:

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 Cross Lanes - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Cross Lanes) 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 Cross Lanes. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Cross Lanes

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cross Lanes. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.4204, Longitude: -81.7907     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Cross Lanes 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 Cross Lanes.

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