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The location of East Nitro













Welcome to East Nitro ...

East Nitro is located in Kanawha County.

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

A typical abbreviation for East Nitro: E. Nitro

East Nitro is 580 feet [177 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for East Nitro: (304) & (681)<3>

Communities near East Nitro ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from East Nitro and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirDistance
Belle   [Map]   1,162   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Buffalo   [Map]   1,262   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Charleston   [Map]   47,929   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Dunbar   [Map]   7,338   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Eleanor   [Map]   1,598   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Hurricane   [Map]   6,542   W   10 miles [16.1 km]

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

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 East Nitro. 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 East Nitro. 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 East Nitro.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for East Nitro ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for West Virginia

About Kanawha County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Kanawha County: www.kanawha.us/

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in East Nitro. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.3998, Longitude: -81.8362     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for East Nitro 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 East Nitro.

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