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Welcome to Kincaid ...

Kincaid is located in Fayette County.

Kincaid is 1,130 feet [344 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Telephone area codes for Kincaid: (304) and (681)<2>

Communities near Kincaid ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Kincaid and not the distance if you drove it.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Ansted   [Map]   1,353   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Beckley   [Map]   16,404   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Belle   [Map]   1,162   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Cedar Grove   [Map]   940   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Chesapeake   [Map]   1,456   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Fayetteville   [Map]   2,772   E   9 miles [14.5 km]

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

Communities Also Named Kincaid ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Kincaid - they are located in California, Georgia, Illinois, Kansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Dakota, Saskatchewan, Tennessee and Virginia.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Kincaid. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Kincaid. 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 Kincaid.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Kincaid ...

Looking for more information about Kincaid? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Kincaid? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Kincaid, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Kincaid.

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

The official website for State of West Virginia: www.wv.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Kincaid - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that starts in Kincaid. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Kincaid) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Kincaid. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.0407, Longitude: -81.2701     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Kincaid have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Kincaid.

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