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Welcome to Deer Creek ...

Deer Creek is located in Pocahontas County.

A typical abbreviation for Deer Creek: Deer Crk. (or less commonly used: Deer Ck. or Deer Cr.)

Deer Creek is 2,430 feet [741 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the altitude of Deer Creek is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

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

Communities near Deer Creek ...

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 Deer Creek and not the distance if you drove it.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Monterey (VA)   [Map]   138   E   18 miles [29 km]
Durbin   [Map]   294   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Edray   [Map]   ---   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Frank   [Map]   ---   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Green Bank   [Map]   ---   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Huntersville   [Map]   ---   S   14 miles [22.5 km]

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

Communities Also Named Deer Creek ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 22 communities that are also named Deer Creek - they are located in Arizona (2), Arkansas, California, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana (2), Iowa, Maryland (2), Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Texas, Utah and Virginia.

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

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 Deer Creek. 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 Deer Creek. 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 Deer Creek.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Deer Creek ...

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Deer Creek. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.3865, Longitude: -79.9251     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Deer Creek 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 Deer Creek.

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