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Welcome to Dyer ...

Dyer is located in Webster County.

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

Dyer is 2,220 feet [677 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Dyer is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

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

Communities near Dyer ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Dyer and not the distance if you are going to drive.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirDistance
Addison   [Map]   688   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Beaver   [Map]   ---   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Camden-on-Gauley   [Map]   148   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Cowen   [Map]   482   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Craigsville   [Map]   ---   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Erbacon   [Map]   ---   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Dyer ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 14 communities that are also named Dyer - they are located in Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Nebraska, Nevada, Ontario, Tennessee, Texas and Washington.

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

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 Dyer. 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 Dyer. 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 Dyer.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dyer ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Webster County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Dyer. 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 Dyer - 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' (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- Dyer) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dyer. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.3812, Longitude: -80.4748     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Dyer 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 Dyer.

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