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Maplewood, West Virginia

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Welcome to Maplewood ...

Maplewood is located in Fayette County.

When the people of Maplewood refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Maplewoodian<1>

Maplewood is 2,710 feet [826 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Maplewood is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

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

Communities near Maplewood ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Maplewood and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Ansted   [Map]   1,353   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Beckley   [Map]   16,404   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Fayetteville   [Map]   2,772   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Hinton   [Map]   2,448   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Mabscott   [Map]   1,298   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Meadow Bridge   [Map]   352   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Maplewood ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 51 communities that are also named Maplewood - they are located in Alabama (2), British Columbia, Delaware (2), Florida, Georgia, Illinois (2), Indiana (2), Kansas, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland (4), Massachusetts (2), Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, New Brunswick, New Hampshire (2), New Jersey, New York (4), North Carolina (2), Nova Scotia, Ohio (2), Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Prince Edward Island, South Carolina (2), Tennessee (3), Texas, Virginia, Washington (2) and Wisconsin.

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

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 Maplewood. 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 Maplewood. 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 Maplewood.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Maplewood ...

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Maplewood. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for West Virginia

About Fayette County

About West Virginia

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Footnotes ...

<1>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Maplewood refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a community's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Maplewood may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Maplewood - 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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that stretches from Maplewood. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Maplewood) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Maplewood. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.9265, Longitude: -80.9331     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Maplewood 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 Maplewood.

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<6>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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