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Welcome to Henrietta ...

Henrietta is located in Calhoun County<1>.

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

Henrietta is 700 feet [213 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Henrietta: (304) and (681)<4>

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

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

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

Communities Also Named Henrietta ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 14 communities that are also named Henrietta - they are located in Florida, Illinois, Kentucky, Michigan, Missouri (2), New York, North Carolina (2), Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Henrietta ...

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

  • Spencer [Roane County]
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    • Spencer [Roane County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Henrietta
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,038 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spencer
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Spencer<6>
  • Glenville [Gilmer County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glenville
    • Glenville [Gilmer County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Henrietta
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,434 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glenville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glenville<6>
  • Sand Fork [Gilmer County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sand Fork
    • Sand Fork [Gilmer County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of Henrietta
    • Estimated population in 2019: 148 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sand Fork have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sand Fork
  • Pullman [Ritchie County]
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    • Pullman [Ritchie County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Henrietta
    • Estimated population in 2019: 136 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pullman have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pullman
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Auburn [Ritchie County]
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      • Auburn [Ritchie County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Henrietta
      • Estimated population in 2019: 88 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Auburn have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Auburn
    • Arnoldsburg [Calhoun County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Arnoldsburg
      • Arnoldsburg [Calhoun County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Henrietta
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arnoldsburg
    • Shock [Gilmer County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shock
      • Shock [Gilmer County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Henrietta
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shock
    • Orma [Calhoun County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Orma
      • Orma [Calhoun County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the south of Henrietta
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Orma
    • Cedarville [Gilmer County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cedarville
      • Cedarville [Gilmer County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the east of Henrietta
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedarville
    • Newberne [Gilmer County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newberne
      • Newberne [Gilmer County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Henrietta
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newberne

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Henrietta ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Henrietta. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.9081, Longitude: -81.0448       In this case, the coordinates for Henrietta 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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