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Welcome to Meadow Fork ...

Meadow Fork is located in Fayette County.

A typical abbreviation for Meadow Fork: Meadow Frk.

Meadow Fork is 1,340 feet [408 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Area codes for Meadow Fork: (304) & (681)<2>

Communities near Meadow Fork ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Meadow Fork and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Ansted   [Map]   1,353   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Beckley   [Map]   16,404   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Fayetteville   [Map]   2,772   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Gauley Bridge   [Map]   570   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Mabscott   [Map]   1,298   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Meadow Bridge   [Map]   352   E   14 miles [22.5 km]

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

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 Meadow Fork. 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 Meadow Fork. 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 Fork.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Meadow Fork ...

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

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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 Fork. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Meadow Fork - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that stretches from Meadow Fork. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Meadow Fork) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Meadow Fork. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.9332, Longitude: -81.1043     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Meadow Fork have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Meadow Fork.

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