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The location of Dameron









Welcome to Dameron ...

Dameron is located in Raleigh County.

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

Dameron is 1,710 feet [521 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for Dameron: (304) & (681)<3>

Communities near Dameron ...

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 if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirDistance
Beckley   [Map]   16,404   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Lester   [Map]   323   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Mabscott   [Map]   1,298   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Mount Hope   [Map]   1,310   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Mullens   [Map]   1,369   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Oak Hill   [Map]   8,338   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Dameron ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Dameron - they are located in Maryland and Missouri.

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

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 Dameron. 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 Dameron. 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 Dameron.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dameron ...

Looking for more information about Dameron? 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.

Looking for more information about Dameron? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Dameron, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Dameron.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for West Virginia

About Raleigh County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Dameron. 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>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 Dameron - 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Dameron) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dameron. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.8254, Longitude: -81.3693     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Dameron 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 Dameron.

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