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Welcome to Letart ...

Letart is located in Mason County<1>.

Letart is 580 feet [177 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

Adding Letart to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

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

In addition, we also found mention of Letart elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Communities near Letart ...

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

  • Point Pleasant [Mason County]
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    • Point Pleasant [Mason County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Letart
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,062 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Point Pleasant have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Point Pleasant
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Point Pleasant<6>
  • Ravenswood [Jackson County]
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    • Ravenswood [Jackson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Letart
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,643 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ravenswood have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ravenswood
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ravenswood<6>
  • Gallipolis [Gallia County]
  • Ripley [Jackson County]
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    • Ripley [Jackson County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Letart
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,159 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ripley have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ripley
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ripley<6>
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    • Middleport [Meigs County]
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      • Middleport [Meigs County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Letart
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,408 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middleport have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middleport
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middleport<6>
    • Pomeroy [Meigs County]
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      • Pomeroy [Meigs County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Letart
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,757 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pomeroy have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pomeroy
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pomeroy<6>
    • New Haven [Mason County]
    • Buffalo [Putnam County]
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      • Buffalo [Putnam County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Letart
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,260 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Buffalo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Buffalo<6>
    • Mason [Mason County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mason
      • Mason [Mason County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Letart
      • Estimated population in 2019: 936 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mason have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mason
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mason<6>
    • Syracuse [Meigs County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Syracuse
      • Syracuse [Meigs County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Letart
      • Estimated population in 2019: 816 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Syracuse have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Syracuse
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Syracuse<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Letart ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Letart. 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 Mason, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Letart - 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Letart) 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 Letart. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Letart

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Letart. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.8948, Longitude: -81.9335    
<5>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.
<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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