Welcome to McRoss ...
McRoss is located in Greenbrier County<1>.
McRoss is 2,400 feet [732 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of McRoss is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: McRoss lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for McRoss: (304) & (681)<3>
Communities near McRoss ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near McRoss.
- Fayetteville [Fayette County]
- Richwood [Nicholas County]
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Richwood
- Richwood [Nicholas County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of McRoss
- Population from the 2020 Census: 1,842 people
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Richwood have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Richwood
- Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Richwood<5>
- Alderson [Greenbrier County]
- Rupert [Greenbrier County]
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rupert
- Rupert [Greenbrier County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the southeast of McRoss
- Population from the 2020 Census: 880 people
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Rupert
- Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rupert<5>
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- Meadow Bridge [Fayette County]
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meadow Bridge
- Meadow Bridge [Fayette County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of McRoss
- Population from the 2020 Census: 344 people
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Meadow Bridge have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Meadow Bridge
- Quinwood [Greenbrier County]
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Quinwood
- Quinwood [Greenbrier County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northeast of McRoss
- Population from the 2020 Census: 260 people
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Quinwood
- Thurmond [Fayette County]
- Crichton [Greenbrier County]
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crichton
- Crichton [Greenbrier County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the north of McRoss
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Crichton
- Bellwood [Fayette County]
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bellwood
- Bellwood [Fayette County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of McRoss
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Bellwood
- Crawley [Greenbrier County]
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 McRoss. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for McRoss.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of McRoss. 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 McRoss.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for McRoss ...
Looking for more information about McRoss? 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 McRoss, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for McRoss.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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|<1>||If you're interested in how the shape of West Virginia's counties, including Greenbrier, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.|
|<2>||The elevation is an estimate for the area around McRoss - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- McRoss) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for McRoss. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from McRossOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in McRoss. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.9901, Longitude: -80.7472 |
|<5>||While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.|
|<6>||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.|