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The location of Metz









Welcome to Metz ...

Metz is located in Marion County.

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

Metz is 1,000 feet [305 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

Communities near Metz ...

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 as if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirectionDistance
Barrackville   [Map]   1,299   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Cameron   [Map]   871   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Fairmont   [Map]   18,467   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Lumberport   [Map]   848   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Mannington   [Map]   2,043   SE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Monongah   [Map]   1,124   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Metz ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Metz - they are located in California, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan (2), Missouri, Ohio, Ontario, Texas and Wisconsin.

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

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 Metz. 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 Metz. 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 Metz.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Metz ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for West Virginia

About Marion County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Marion County: www.marioncountywv.com/

The official website for State of West Virginia: 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 Metz - 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 '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- Metz) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Metz. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.5804, Longitude: -80.3698     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Metz 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 Metz.

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