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Welcome to Glenwood ...

Glenwood is located in Ohio County<1>.

The location of Glenwood has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Glenwood is 790 feet [241 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Glenwood: (304) and (681)<4>

Communities Also Named Glenwood ...

While we believe that this Glenwood is located in Ohio County, we know of another 3 West Virginia communities named Glenwood. Those communities are located in the following counties: Kanawha, Mason and Mercer County.

Beyond West Virginia, there are 89 communities that are also named Glenwood - they are located in Alabama (2), Alberta, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida (4), Georgia (4), Hawaii, Idaho (2), Illinois (2), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (4), Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland (4), Massachusetts, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, New Brunswick, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York (3), Newfoundland and Labrador, North Carolina (6), Nova Scotia, Ohio (5), Oklahoma, Ontario (2), Oregon (3), Pennsylvania (5), Prince Edward Island, South Carolina (2), South Dakota, Tennessee (3), Texas (2), Utah, Virginia (5) and Washington (3).

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

Communities near Glenwood ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Glenwood.

  • Moundsville [Marshall County]
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    • Moundsville [Marshall County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the south of Glenwood
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,252 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moundsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Moundsville<6>
  • Saint Clairsville [Belmont County]
  • Bellaire [Belmont County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bellaire
    • Bellaire [Belmont County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Glenwood
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,013 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bellaire
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bellaire<6>
  • Shadyside [Belmont County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shadyside
    • Shadyside [Belmont County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the south of Glenwood
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,547 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shadyside have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shadyside
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shadyside<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Mingo Junction [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mingo Junction
      • Mingo Junction [Jefferson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Glenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,205 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mingo Junction
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mingo Junction<6>
    • Follansbee [Brooke County]
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      • Follansbee [Brooke County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Glenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,710 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Follansbee have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Follansbee
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Follansbee<6>
    • Wellsburg [Brooke County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wellsburg
      • Wellsburg [Brooke County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of Glenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,530 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wellsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wellsburg<6>
    • McMechen [Marshall County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McMechen
      • McMechen [Marshall County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the south of Glenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,697 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McMechen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McMechen
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McMechen<6>
    • Brilliant [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brilliant
      • Brilliant [Jefferson County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Glenwood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brilliant have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brilliant
    • Powhatan Point [Belmont County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Powhatan Point
      • Powhatan Point [Belmont County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Glenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,520 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Powhatan Point have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Powhatan Point
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Powhatan Point<6>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Glenwood. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Glenwood.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Glenwood. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Glenwood.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Glenwood. See our Newspapers Page for Glenwood.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Glenwood ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of West Virginia's counties, including Ohio, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Glenwood - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).
<5>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- Glenwood) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Glenwood. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.0762, Longitude: -80.7026       In this case, the coordinates for Glenwood have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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