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Matheny, West Virginia
(Wyoming County)

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Welcome to Matheny ...

Matheny is located in Wyoming County<1>.

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

Matheny is 1,340 feet [408 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Matheny: (304) and (681)<4>

Communities Also Named Matheny ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two West Virginia communities named Matheny: This one is located in Wyoming County and the other is located in Wood County.

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

Communities near Matheny ...

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

  • Welch [McDowell County]
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    • Welch [McDowell County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Matheny
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,575 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Welch<6>
  • Mullens [Wyoming County]
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    • Mullens [Wyoming County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Matheny
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,288 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mullens have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mullens<6>
  • Sophia [Raleigh County]
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    • Sophia [Raleigh County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Matheny
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,219 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sophia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sophia<6>
  • Man [Logan County]
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    • Man [Logan County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Matheny
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 619 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Man have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Man<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Pineville [Wyoming County]
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      • Pineville [Wyoming County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Matheny
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 567 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pineville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pineville<6>
    • Gilbert [Mingo County]
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      • Gilbert [Mingo County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Matheny
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 378 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gilbert have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gilbert<6>
    • Davy [McDowell County]
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      • Davy [McDowell County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of Matheny
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 324 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Davy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Northfork [McDowell County]
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      • Northfork [McDowell County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Matheny
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 322 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Northfork have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Northfork<6>
    • Lester [Raleigh County]
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      • Lester [Raleigh County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Matheny
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 312 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lester have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Iaeger [McDowell County]
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      • Iaeger [McDowell County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Matheny
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 232 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Iaeger have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Matheny. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Matheny.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Matheny ...

Looking for more information about Matheny? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Matheny, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Matheny.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Matheny. 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 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 Matheny - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Matheny) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Matheny. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.6648, Longitude: -81.6004       In this case, the coordinates for Matheny 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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