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Welcome to Hollywood ...

Hollywood is located in Monroe County<1>.

Hollywood is 2,170 feet [661 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Hollywood is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Telephone area codes for Hollywood: (304) & (681)<3>

Communities Also Named Hollywood ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 52 communities that are also named Hollywood - they are located in Alabama (2), Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia (3), Idaho, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana (5), Maryland (4), Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina (2), Oklahoma, Oregon (2), Pennsylvania (4), South Carolina (4), Tennessee (3), Texas, Virginia (4) and Washington.

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

Communities near Hollywood ...

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

  • Lewisburg [Greenbrier County]
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    • Lewisburg [Greenbrier County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Hollywood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,766 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lewisburg<5>
  • White Sulphur Springs [Greenbrier County]
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    • White Sulphur Springs [Greenbrier County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Hollywood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,325 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for White Sulphur Springs<5>
  • Ronceverte [Greenbrier County]
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    • Ronceverte [Greenbrier County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the north of Hollywood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,649 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ronceverte<5>
  • Alderson [Greenbrier County]
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    • Alderson [Greenbrier County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Hollywood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,111 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alderson<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Union [Monroe County]
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      • Union [Monroe County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the west of Hollywood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 539 people
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    • New Castle [Craig County]
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      • New Castle [Craig County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Hollywood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 155 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Castle<5>
    • Fort Spring [Greenbrier County]
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      • Fort Spring [Greenbrier County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Hollywood
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    • Fairlea [Greenbrier County]
    • Frazier [Greenbrier County]
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      • Frazier [Greenbrier County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Hollywood
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    • Tuckahoe [Greenbrier County]
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      • Tuckahoe [Greenbrier County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Hollywood
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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 Hollywood. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Hollywood.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hollywood ...

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

Adding Hollywood to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Hollywood in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Hollywood was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Hollywood on a map titled Rand McNally Map of West Virginia (1911).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community in West Virginia

About Monroe County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Hollywood. 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 Monroe, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hollywood - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Hollywood) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Hollywood. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from HollywoodOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hollywood. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.6123, Longitude: -80.4440    
<5>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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