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Welcome to Graysville ...

Graysville is located in Marshall County<1>.

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

Graysville is 640 feet [195 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Graysville: (304) and (681)<4>

Adding Graysville to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Graysville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Graysville elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Graysville on a Rand McNally Map of West Virginia (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Graysville on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Graysville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 13 communities that are also named Graysville - they are located in Alabama, Georgia, Indiana (2), Kentucky, Manitoba, Missouri, Ohio, Pennsylvania (2), Tennessee and Virginia (2).

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

Communities near Graysville ...

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

  • Wheeling [Ohio County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wheeling
    • Wheeling [Ohio County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Graysville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 26,430 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wheeling
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wheeling<6>
  • Moundsville [Marshall County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moundsville
    • Moundsville [Marshall County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the north of Graysville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,252 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moundsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Moundsville<6>
  • Martins Ferry [Belmont County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Martins Ferry
    • Martins Ferry [Belmont County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Graysville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,517 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Martins Ferry
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Martins Ferry<6>
  • Saint Clairsville [Belmont County]
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    • New Martinsville [Wetzel County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Martinsville
      • New Martinsville [Wetzel County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Graysville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,118 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Martinsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Martinsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Martinsville<6>
    • Bellaire [Belmont County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bellaire
      • Bellaire [Belmont County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of Graysville
      • 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 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the north of Graysville
      • 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>
    • Paden City [Tyler County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Paden City
      • Paden City [Tyler County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Graysville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,336 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Paden City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Paden City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Paden City<6>
    • Bethlehem [Ohio County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bethlehem
      • Bethlehem [Ohio County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Graysville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,321 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bethlehem have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bethlehem
    • Woodsfield [Monroe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodsfield
      • Woodsfield [Monroe County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Graysville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,217 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodsfield
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Woodsfield<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 Graysville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Graysville.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Graysville. 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 Graysville.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Graysville ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Marshall County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Graysville. 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 Marshall, 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 Graysville - 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Graysville) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Graysville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.8167, Longitude: -80.7945       In this case, the coordinates for Graysville 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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