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Freeman, West Virginia
(Upshur County)

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The location of Freeman

Welcome to Freeman ...

Freeman is located in Upshur County.

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

Freeman is 1,510 feet [460 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

Communities near Freeman ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Freeman and not the distance as if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Buckhannon   [Map]   5,529   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Burnsville   [Map]   490   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Cox Town   [Map]   ---   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Excelsior   [Map]   ---   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Garton Village   [Map]   ---   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Jane Lew   [Map]   392   N   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

Communities Also Named Freeman ...

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

Beyond West Virginia, there are 32 communities that are also named Freeman - they are located in Arizona, Arkansas (3), California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Ontario (2), Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas, Virginia, Washington and Wisconsin.

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

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 Freeman. 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 Freeman. 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 Freeman.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Freeman ...

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

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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 Freeman - 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- Freeman) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Freeman. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.9179, Longitude: -80.3284     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Freeman 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 Freeman.

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