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(Jackson County)

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Welcome to Flatwoods ...

Flatwoods is located in Jackson County.

Flatwoods is 750 feet [229 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Telephone area codes for Flatwoods: (304) and (681)<2>

Communities near Flatwoods ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Flatwoods and not the distance if you are driving it.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Middleport (OH)   [Map]   2,446   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Pomeroy (OH)   [Map]   1,790   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Racine (OH)   [Map]   653   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Syracuse (OH)   [Map]   813   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Hartford City   [Map]   595   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Mason   [Map]   944   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Flatwoods ...

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

Beyond West Virginia, there are 22 communities that are also named Flatwoods - they are located in Alabama (3), Arkansas, California, Illinois, Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Missouri, Ohio (2), Pennsylvania, Tennessee (3), Texas and Virginia (4).

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Flatwoods. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Flatwoods. 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 Flatwoods.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Flatwoods ...

Looking for more information about Flatwoods? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Flatwoods? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Flatwoods, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Flatwoods.

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

The official website for State of West Virginia: www.wv.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Flatwoods - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance from Flatwoods. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Flatwoods) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Flatwoods. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Flatwoods

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Flatwoods. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.8798, Longitude: -81.7795     [Map].

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Flatwoods.

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