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(Nicholas County)

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Welcome to Curtin ...

Curtin is located in Nicholas County.

Curtin is 1,910 feet [582 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

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

Communities near Curtin ...

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

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Addison   [Map]   688   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Camden-on-Gauley   [Map]   148   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Cowen   [Map]   482   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Muddlety   [Map]   ---   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Odell Town   [Map]   ---   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Quinwood   [Map]   272   S   16 miles [25.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Curtin ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two West Virginia communities named Curtin: This one is located in Nicholas County and the other is located in Webster County.

Beyond West Virginia, there are 5 communities that are also named Curtin - they are located in Colorado, Oregon and Pennsylvania (2).

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

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 Curtin. 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 Curtin. 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 Curtin.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Curtin ...

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

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The Communities of West Virginia

About Nicholas County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Curtin. 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 Curtin - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Curtin. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.2854, Longitude: -80.6365     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Curtin have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

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