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Meadow Bridge, West Virginia

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Welcome to Meadow Bridge ...

The town of Meadow Bridge is located in Fayette County.

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

A typical abbreviation for Meadow Bridge: Meadow Brg. (or less commonly used: Meadow Brdg. or Meadow Brdge.)

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Meadow Bridge has a population of 352 people<2> (see below for details).

Meadow Bridge is 2,440 feet [744 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Meadow Bridge is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Telephone area codes for Meadow Bridge: (304) and (681)<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Meadow Bridge had a population of 379 people. This makes Meadow Bridge the county's 8th most populous community.

The population of Meadow Bridge represents 0.02% of the population of West Virginia (which has 1,852,994 people), making it the state's 178th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 379 people, the population of Meadow Bridge increased 18.07% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 321 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Meadow Bridge had an population of 352 people. This is a decrease of 7.12% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 9.66% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Meadow Bridge.

Communities near Meadow Bridge ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Meadow Bridge and not the distance if you are going to drive.<5>.

Community   2017
Alderson   [Map]   1,155   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Beckley   [Map]   16,404   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Fayetteville   [Map]   2,772   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Hinton   [Map]   2,448   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Mount Hope   [Map]   1,310   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Oak Hill   [Map]   8,338   NW   18 miles [29 km]

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

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 Meadow Bridge. 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 Meadow Bridge. 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 Meadow Bridge.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Meadow Bridge ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of West Virginia

About Fayette County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of West Virginia:

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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Meadow Bridge.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Meadow Bridge - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Meadow Bridge) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Meadow Bridge. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Meadow Bridge

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Meadow Bridge. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.8613, Longitude: -80.8562     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Meadow Bridge have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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