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The location of Hazel









Welcome to Hazel ...

Hazel is located in Wetzel County.

The location of Hazel has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Hazel is 990 feet [302 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for Hazel: (304) and (681)<3>

Communities near Hazel ...

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 Hazel and not the distance if you are going to drive.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirDistance
Barrackville   [Map]   1,299   E   18 miles [29 km]
Cameron   [Map]   871   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Fairmont   [Map]   18,467   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Lumberport   [Map]   848   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Mannington   [Map]   2,043   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Monongah   [Map]   1,124   E   16 miles [25.7 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Hazel.

Communities Also Named Hazel ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 16 communities that are also named Hazel - they are located in Idaho, Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Manitoba, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Mississippi, New York, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and Washington.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Hazel. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Hazel. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Hazel.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Hazel:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hazel ...

Looking for more information about Hazel? 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.

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

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About Wetzel County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Hazel. 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>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.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hazel - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Hazel) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hazel. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.5476, Longitude: -80.5118     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Hazel have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Hazel.

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