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Welcome to Green Sulphur Springs ...

Green Sulphur Springs is located in Summers County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Green Sulphur Springs: Green Sulphur Spgs. (or less commonly used: Green Sulphur Spngs. or Green Sulphur Sprngs.)

Green Sulphur Springs is 1,550 feet [472 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Green Sulphur Springs: (304) and (681)<4>

Adding Green Sulphur Springs 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 Green Sulphur Springs 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 Green Sulphur Springs elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Green Sulphur Springs on a Rand McNally Map of West Virginia (1911).

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

Communities near Green Sulphur Springs ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Green Sulphur Springs.

  • Hinton [Summers County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hinton
    • Hinton [Summers County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Green Sulphur Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,357 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hinton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hinton<6>
  • Ronceverte [Greenbrier County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ronceverte
    • Ronceverte [Greenbrier County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Green Sulphur Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,670 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ronceverte
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ronceverte<6>
  • Rainelle [Greenbrier County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rainelle
    • Rainelle [Greenbrier County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the north of Green Sulphur Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,520 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rainelle
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rainelle<6>
  • Mount Hope [Fayette County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Hope
    • Mount Hope [Fayette County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Green Sulphur Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,274 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Hope have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Hope
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Hope<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Alderson [Greenbrier County]
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      • Alderson [Greenbrier County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Green Sulphur Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,125 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alderson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alderson<6>
    • Rupert [Greenbrier County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rupert
      • Rupert [Greenbrier County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Green Sulphur Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 894 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rupert have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rupert
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rupert<6>
    • Meadow Bridge [Fayette County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meadow Bridge
      • Meadow Bridge [Fayette County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Green Sulphur Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 346 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Meadow Bridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meadow Bridge
    • Quinwood [Greenbrier County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Quinwood
      • Quinwood [Greenbrier County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Green Sulphur Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 263 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Quinwood
    • Thurmond [Fayette County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Thurmond
      • Thurmond [Fayette County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Green Sulphur Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thurmond
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Thurmond<6>
    • Spring Dale [Fayette County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spring Dale
      • Spring Dale [Fayette County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the north of Green Sulphur Springs
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spring Dale

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 Green Sulphur Springs. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Green Sulphur Springs.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Green Sulphur Springs ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of West Virginia

About Summers County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Green Sulphur Springs. 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 Summers, 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 Green Sulphur Springs - 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- Green Sulphur Springs) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Green Sulphur Springs. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.8079, Longitude: -80.8162       In this case, the coordinates for Green Sulphur Springs 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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