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The location of McAlpin













Welcome to McAlpin ...

McAlpin is located in Harrison County.

The location of McAlpin has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

McAlpin is 1,130 feet [344 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for McAlpin: (304) and (681)<3>

Communities near McAlpin ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirDistance
Bridgeport   [Map]   8,635   S   3 miles [4.8 km]
Clarksburg   [Map]   15,621   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Fairmont   [Map]   18,467   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Grafton   [Map]   5,077   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Mannington   [Map]   2,043   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Nutter Fort   [Map]   1,540   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]

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

Communities Also Named McAlpin ...

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

Beyond West Virginia, there are 2 communities that are also named McAlpin - they are located in and Florida.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around McAlpin. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of McAlpin. 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 McAlpin.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for McAlpin ...

Looking for more information about McAlpin? 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.

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

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About Harrison County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Harrison County: www.harrisoncountywv.com/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in McAlpin. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.3437, Longitude: -80.2370     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for McAlpin 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 McAlpin.

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