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Welcome to Hoover Town ...

Hoover Town is located in Upshur County<1>.

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

Hoover Town is 1,580 feet [482 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Communities near Hoover Town ...

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

  • Buckhannon [Upshur County]
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    • Buckhannon [Upshur County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Hoover Town
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,394 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Buckhannon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Buckhannon<6>
  • Weston [Lewis County]
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    • Weston [Lewis County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Hoover Town
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,857 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Weston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Weston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Weston<6>
  • Burnsville [Braxton County]
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    • Burnsville [Braxton County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Hoover Town
    • Estimated population in 2019: 477 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burnsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Burnsville<6>
  • Lost Creek [Harrison County]
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    • Lost Creek [Harrison County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Hoover Town
    • Estimated population in 2019: 464 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lost Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lost Creek
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Jane Lew [Lewis County]
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      • Jane Lew [Lewis County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Hoover Town
      • Estimated population in 2019: 386 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jane Lew
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jane Lew<6>
    • Womelsdorf [Randolph County]
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      • Womelsdorf [Randolph County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Hoover Town
      • Estimated population in 2019: 240 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Womelsdorf have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Womelsdorf
    • Wilsontown [Upshur County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wilsontown
      • Wilsontown [Upshur County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the south of Hoover Town
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    • Excelsior [Upshur County]
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      • Excelsior [Upshur County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Hoover Town
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    • Garton Village [Lewis County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Garton Village
      • Garton Village [Lewis County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Hoover Town
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Garton Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Garton Village
    • Cleveland [Webster County]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hoover Town ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Hoover Town. 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 Upshur, 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 Hoover Town - 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- Hoover Town) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Hoover Town. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Hoover Town

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hoover Town. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.8807, Longitude: -80.3076       In this case, the coordinates for Hoover Town 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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