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Hopewell, West Virginia
(Barbour County)

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The location of Hopewell

Welcome to Hopewell ...

Hopewell is located in Barbour County.

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

Hopewell is 1,380 feet [421 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for Hopewell: (304) & (681)<3>

Communities near Hopewell ...

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 Hopewell and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Belington   [Map]   1,864   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Bridgeport   [Map]   8,635   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Buckhannon   [Map]   5,529   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Clarksburg   [Map]   15,621   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Grafton   [Map]   5,077   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Nutter Fort   [Map]   1,540   W   15 miles [24.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Hopewell ...

While we believe that this Hopewell is located in Barbour County, we know of another 3 West Virginia communities named Hopewell. Those communities are located in the following counties: Fayette, Marion and Preston County.

Beyond West Virginia, there are 85 communities that are also named Hopewell - they are located in Alabama (6), Arkansas (6), Connecticut (2), Florida (2), Georgia (4), Illinois (2), Indiana (3), Kansas (3), Kentucky (4), Maryland (2), Mississippi (6), Missouri (3), New Jersey, New Mexico, New York (2), Newfoundland and Labrador, North Carolina (3), Nova Scotia, Ohio (5), Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania (4), South Carolina (2), Tennessee (9), Texas (5), Virginia (2) and Washington.

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

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 Hopewell. 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 Hopewell. 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 Hopewell.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hopewell ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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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 Hopewell - 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 '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- Hopewell) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hopewell. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.2004, Longitude: -80.0529     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Hopewell 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 Hopewell.

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