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Greenwood, West Virginia
Welcome to Greenwood ...
So far, we have found very little information about Greenwood. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Greenwood to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Greenwood, please Contact Us.
Greenwood would have been located within present day Fayette County.
The location of Greenwood has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
While the community is gone, the present day location for Greenwood is 2,460 feet [750 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Greenwood is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: The area where Greenwood was located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
If Greenwood still existed, it would have been in the (304) and (681)<4> area codes.
Communities near Greenwood ...
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 Greenwood and not the distance if you drove.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Greenwood.
Communities Also Named Greenwood ...
While we believe that this Greenwood is located in Fayette County, we know of another 4 West Virginia communities named Greenwood. Those communities are located in the following counties: Boone, Doddridge, Morgan and Ohio County.
Beyond West Virginia, there are 120 communities that are also named Greenwood - they are located in Alabama (6), Arizona, Arkansas (3), British Columbia, California (5), Colorado (2), Delaware, Florida (2), Georgia (5), Idaho, Illinois (2), Indiana (4), Kansas (4), Kentucky (6), Louisiana (5), Maine (2), Maryland, Massachusetts (2), Michigan (2), Minnesota, Mississippi (2), Missouri (3), Montana, Nebraska, New Brunswick, New York (2), North Carolina (3), Nova Scotia (3), Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Ontario (3), Pennsylvania (6), Rhode Island, South Carolina (3), South Dakota (2), Tennessee (8), Texas (5), Utah, Virginia (5), Washington (5) and Wisconsin (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Greenwood.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
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This page was last modified: 21 Feb 2019