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Welcome to Keyrock ...

Keyrock is located in Wyoming County<1>.

Keyrock is 1,780 feet [543 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for Keyrock: (304) and (681)<3>

Adding Keyrock to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Keyrock 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 Keyrock was on a map titled Map of West Virginia (from Rand McNally, 1911).

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

Communities near Keyrock ...

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

  • Welch [McDowell County]
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    • Welch [McDowell County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Keyrock
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,575 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Welch
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Welch<5>
  • Mullens [Wyoming County]
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    • Mullens [Wyoming County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Keyrock
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,288 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mullens have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mullens<5>
  • Mabscott [Raleigh County]
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    • Mabscott [Raleigh County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Keyrock
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,251 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mabscott have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mabscott
  • Sophia [Raleigh County]
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    • Sophia [Raleigh County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Keyrock
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,219 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sophia have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sophia<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Oceana [Wyoming County]
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      • Oceana [Wyoming County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Keyrock
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,195 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oceana<5>
    • Gary [McDowell County]
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      • Gary [McDowell County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Keyrock
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 759 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gary have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Pineville [Wyoming County]
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      • Pineville [Wyoming County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the south of Keyrock
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 567 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pineville have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pineville<5>
    • Gilbert [Mingo County]
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      • Gilbert [Mingo County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Keyrock
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 378 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gilbert have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gilbert<5>
    • Davy [McDowell County]
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      • Davy [McDowell County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Keyrock
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 324 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Davy have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Davy
    • Northfork [McDowell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Northfork
      • Northfork [McDowell County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Keyrock
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 322 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Northfork have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Northfork
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Northfork<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Keyrock ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Keyrock. 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 Wyoming, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Keyrock - 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- Keyrock) 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 Keyrock. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from KeyrockOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Keyrock. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.6304, Longitude: -81.5177    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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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