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Dixie, West Virginia
(Nicholas County)

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The location of Dixie

Welcome to Dixie ...

Dixie is primarily located in Nicholas County. A portion of Dixie extends into Fayette County.

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

Dixie is 720 feet [219 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

Communities near Dixie ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Ansted   [Map]   1,353   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Belle   [Map]   1,162   W   18 miles [29 km]
Cedar Grove   [Map]   940   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Chesapeake   [Map]   1,456   W   18 miles [29 km]
Clendenin   [Map]   1,142   NW   18 miles [29 km]
East Bank   [Map]   904   W   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

Communities Also Named Dixie ...

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

Beyond West Virginia, there are 56 communities that are also named Dixie - they are located in Alabama (3), Arizona, Arkansas (6), California, Florida (2), Georgia (3), Idaho (2), Indiana, Iowa (2), Kansas, Kentucky (5), Louisiana (4), Mississippi (3), Missouri, Nevada (2), North Carolina (3), Ohio, Ontario (2), Oregon (3), South Carolina (2), Tennessee (2), Texas (2), Virginia (2) and Washington.

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

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 Dixie. 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 Dixie. 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 Dixie.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dixie ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of West Virginia

About Nicholas County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Dixie - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Dixie) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dixie. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.2509, Longitude: -81.1932     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Dixie 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 Dixie.

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