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Welcome to Hardesty ...

Hardesty is located in Preston County<1>.

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

Hardesty is 1,480 feet [451 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Hardesty: (304) & (681)<4>

Communities Also Named Hardesty ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Hardesty - they are located in Kentucky, Maryland (2), Oklahoma (2) and Virginia.

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

Communities near Hardesty ...

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

  • Kingwood [Preston County]
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    • Kingwood [Preston County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the north of Hardesty
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,057 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kingwood<6>
  • Mountain Lake Park [Garrett County]
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    • Mountain Lake Park [Garrett County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Hardesty
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,074 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mountain Lake Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mountain Lake Park
  • Oakland [Garrett County]
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    • Oakland [Garrett County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Hardesty
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,815 people
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  • Terra Alta [Preston County]
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    • Terra Alta [Preston County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Hardesty
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,500 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Terra Alta<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Parsons [Tucker County]
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      • Parsons [Tucker County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of Hardesty
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,391 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Parsons<6>
    • Davis [Tucker County]
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      • Davis [Tucker County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Hardesty
      • Estimated population in 2019: 631 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Davis<6>
    • Reedsville [Preston County]
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      • Reedsville [Preston County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Hardesty
      • Estimated population in 2019: 604 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Reedsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reedsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Reedsville<6>
    • Rowlesburg [Preston County]
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      • Rowlesburg [Preston County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Hardesty
      • Estimated population in 2019: 572 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rowlesburg<6>
    • Thomas [Tucker County]
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      • Thomas [Tucker County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Hardesty
      • Estimated population in 2019: 550 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thomas have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Thomas<6>
    • Loch Lynn Heights [Garrett County]
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      • Loch Lynn Heights [Garrett County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Hardesty
      • Estimated population in 2019: 530 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Loch Lynn Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Loch Lynn Heights

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hardesty ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of West Virginia

About Preston County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Hardesty. 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 Preston, 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 Hardesty - 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- Hardesty) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hardesty. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.2915, Longitude: -79.6334       In this case, the coordinates for Hardesty 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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