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Welcome to Daniels ...

Daniels is located in Raleigh County<1>.

The location of Daniels has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Daniels is 2,370 feet [722 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Daniels is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Area codes for Daniels: (304) & (681)<4>

Communities Also Named Daniels ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Daniels - they are located in Georgia (3), Idaho, Maryland, Michigan, North Carolina, North Dakota, South Carolina and Texas (2).

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

Communities near Daniels ...

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

  • Beckley [Raleigh County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beckley
    • Beckley [Raleigh County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Daniels
    • Estimated population in 2019: 15,940 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beckley
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beckley<6>
  • Oak Hill [Fayette County]
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    • Oak Hill [Fayette County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Daniels
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,098 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oak Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oak Hill
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oak Hill<6>
  • Hinton [Summers County]
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    • Hinton [Summers County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Daniels
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,357 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hinton<6>
  • Mullens [Wyoming County]
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    • Mullens [Wyoming County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Daniels
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,325 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mullens have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mullens<6>
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    • Mount Hope [Fayette County]
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      • Mount Hope [Fayette County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the north of Daniels
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,274 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Hope have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Hope
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Hope<6>
    • Mabscott [Raleigh County]
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      • Mabscott [Raleigh County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the west of Daniels
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,263 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mabscott have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Sophia [Raleigh County]
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      • Sophia [Raleigh County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the west of Daniels
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,231 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sophia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sophia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sophia<6>
    • Meadow Bridge [Fayette County]
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      • Meadow Bridge [Fayette County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Daniels
      • Estimated population in 2019: 346 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Meadow Bridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Lester [Raleigh County]
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      • Lester [Raleigh County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the west of Daniels
      • Estimated population in 2019: 314 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lester have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lester
    • Rhodell [Raleigh County]
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      • Rhodell [Raleigh County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Daniels
      • Estimated population in 2019: 160 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rhodell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rhodell

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Daniels ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of West Virginia

About Raleigh County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Daniels. 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 Raleigh, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Daniels - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Daniels) 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 Daniels. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Daniels

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Daniels. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.7432, Longitude: -81.1229       In this case, the coordinates for Daniels have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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