A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
East, West Virginia
Welcome to East ...
So far, we have found very little information about East. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added East to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with East, please Contact Us.
East would have been located within present day Lincoln County.
The location of East has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
While the community is gone, the present day location for East is 760 feet [232 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: The area where East was located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
East would have been located in the (304) and (681)<4> area codes.
Communities near East ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from East and not the distance if you drove.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for East.
Communities Also Named East ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named East - they are located in New Jersey, New York and Tennessee.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for East.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for East:
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Lincoln County: www.co.lincoln.wv.us/
The official website for State of West Virginia: https://www.wv.gov/
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This page was last modified: 19 Mar 2019