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Long Run, West Virginia
(Doddridge County)

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Welcome to Long Run ...

Long Run is located in Doddridge County<1>.

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

Long Run is 850 feet [259 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Long Run: (304) & (681)<4>

Adding Long Run 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 Long Run 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 Long Run 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 Long Run on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Long Run ...

While we believe that this Long Run is located in Doddridge County, we know of another 2 West Virginia communities named Long Run. Those communities are located in the following counties: Harrison and Ritchie County.

Beyond West Virginia, there are 10 communities that are also named Long Run - they are located in Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio (2) and Pennsylvania (4).

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

Communities near Long Run ...

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

  • Clarksburg [Harrison County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clarksburg
    • Clarksburg [Harrison County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Long Run
    • Estimated population in 2019: 15,225 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarksburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clarksburg<6>
  • Weston [Lewis County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Weston
    • Weston [Lewis County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Long Run
    • 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>
  • Stonewood [Harrison County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stonewood
    • Stonewood [Harrison County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Long Run
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,714 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stonewood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stonewood
  • Salem [Harrison County]
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    • Salem [Harrison County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the east of Long Run
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,522 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salem
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Salem<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Nutter Fort [Harrison County]
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      • Nutter Fort [Harrison County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Long Run
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,512 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nutter Fort have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nutter Fort
    • Pennsboro [Ritchie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pennsboro
      • Pennsboro [Ritchie County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Long Run
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,003 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pennsboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pennsboro<6>
    • Lumberport [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lumberport
      • Lumberport [Harrison County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Long Run
      • Estimated population in 2019: 840 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lumberport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lumberport
    • West Union [Doddridge County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Union
      • West Union [Doddridge County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the west of Long Run
      • Estimated population in 2019: 799 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Union have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Union
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Union<6>
    • Anmoore [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Anmoore
      • Anmoore [Harrison County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Long Run
      • Estimated population in 2019: 734 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Anmoore have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Anmoore
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Anmoore<6>
    • West Milford [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Milford
      • West Milford [Harrison County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the east of Long Run
      • Estimated population in 2019: 607 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Milford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Milford

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Long Run ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Long Run. 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 Doddridge, 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 Long Run - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Long Run) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Long Run. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.2704, Longitude: -80.6526       In this case, the coordinates for Long Run 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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