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Welcome to Hicumbottom ...

Hicumbottom is located in Kanawha County<1>.

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

Hicumbottom is 630 feet [192 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Hicumbottom: (304) and (681)<4>

Communities near Hicumbottom ...

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

  • Charleston [Kanawha County]
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    • Charleston [Kanawha County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Hicumbottom
    • Estimated population in 2019: 46,536 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Charleston<6>
  • South Charleston [Kanawha County]
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    • South Charleston [Kanawha County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Hicumbottom
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,047 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Charleston 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 South Charleston<6>
  • Saint Albans [Kanawha County]
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    • Saint Albans [Kanawha County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Hicumbottom
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,918 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Albans 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 Saint Albans<6>
  • Dunbar [Kanawha County]
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    • Dunbar [Kanawha County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Hicumbottom
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,093 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dunbar<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Nitro [Kanawha County]
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      • Nitro [Kanawha County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Hicumbottom
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,373 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nitro 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 Nitro<6>
    • Ripley [Jackson County]
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      • Ripley [Jackson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Hicumbottom
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,159 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ripley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Winfield [Putnam County]
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      • Winfield [Putnam County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Hicumbottom
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,352 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Winfield 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 Winfield<6>
    • Spencer [Roane County]
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      • Spencer [Roane County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Hicumbottom
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,038 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Spencer<6>
    • Eleanor [Putnam County]
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      • Eleanor [Putnam County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Hicumbottom
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,587 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eleanor 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 Eleanor<6>
    • Clendenin [Kanawha County]
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      • Clendenin [Kanawha County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Hicumbottom
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,100 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clendenin<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hicumbottom ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community in West Virginia

About Kanawha County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Hicumbottom. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Kanawha County: www.kanawha.us/

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 Kanawha, 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 Hicumbottom - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Hicumbottom) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hicumbottom. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.5640, Longitude: -81.5607       In this case, the coordinates for Hicumbottom 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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