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The location of Edgemont













Welcome to Edgemont ...

Edgemont is located in Cabell County.

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

Edgemont is 550 feet [168 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for Edgemont: (304) and (681)<3>

Communities near Edgemont ...

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 Edgemont and not the distance if you are driving.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirDistance
Ashland (KY)   [Map]   20,669   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Russell (KY)   [Map]   3,226   W   18 miles [29 km]
Coal Grove (OH)   [Map]   2,099   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Ironton (OH)   [Map]   10,722   W   18 miles [29 km]
South Point (OH)   [Map]   3,874   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Barboursville   [Map]   4,217   SE   4 miles [6.4 km]

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

Communities Also Named Edgemont ...

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

Beyond West Virginia, there are 29 communities that are also named Edgemont - they are located in Alabama (3), Arkansas, California (2), Colorado, Illinois, Maryland (2), Mississippi, Nevada, New Hampshire, New York, North Carolina, Ohio (2), Pennsylvania (3), South Dakota, Tennessee (2), Utah (3), Virginia and Washington.

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

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 Edgemont. 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 Edgemont. 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 Edgemont.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Edgemont ...

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

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About Cabell County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Cabell County: www.cabellcounty.org/

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 Edgemont - 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 from Point A (ie- Edgemont) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Edgemont. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.4334, Longitude: -82.3638     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Edgemont 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 Edgemont.

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