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Welcome to Middle Fork ...

Middle Fork is located in Barbour County<1>.

The location of Middle Fork has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

A typical abbreviation for Middle Fork: Middle Frk.

Middle Fork is 1,510 feet [460 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Middle Fork: (304) & (681)<4>

Communities Also Named Middle Fork ...

While we believe that this Middle Fork is located in Barbour County, we know of another 2 West Virginia communities named Middle Fork. Those communities are located in the following counties: Kanawha and Randolph County.

Beyond West Virginia, there are 7 communities that are also named Middle Fork - they are located in California, Kentucky (2), North Carolina and Tennessee.

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

Communities near Middle Fork ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Middle Fork.

  • Bridgeport [Harrison County]
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    • Bridgeport [Harrison County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Middle Fork
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,842 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bridgeport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bridgeport
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bridgeport<6>
  • Elkins [Randolph County]
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    • Elkins [Randolph County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Middle Fork
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,990 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elkins
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elkins<6>
  • Buckhannon [Upshur County]
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    • Buckhannon [Upshur County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Middle Fork
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,394 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Buckhannon<6>
  • Grafton [Taylor County]
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    • Grafton [Taylor County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Middle Fork
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,982 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grafton<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Philippi [Barbour County]
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      • Philippi [Barbour County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the north of Middle Fork
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,257 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Philippi<6>
    • Belington [Barbour County]
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      • Belington [Barbour County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Middle Fork
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,902 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belington<6>
    • Stonewood [Harrison County]
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      • Stonewood [Harrison County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Middle Fork
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,714 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stonewood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stonewood
    • Parsons [Tucker County]
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      • Parsons [Tucker County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Middle Fork
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,391 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Parsons<6>
    • Anmoore [Harrison County]
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      • Anmoore [Harrison County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Middle Fork
      • Estimated population in 2019: 734 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Anmoore have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Anmoore
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Anmoore<6>
    • Beverly [Randolph County]
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      • Beverly [Randolph County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Middle Fork
      • Estimated population in 2019: 666 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beverly
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beverly<6>

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 Middle Fork. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Middle Fork.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Middle Fork. 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 Middle Fork.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Middle Fork. See our Newspapers Page for Middle Fork.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Middle Fork ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Barbour County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of West Virginia's counties, including Barbour, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Middle Fork - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Middle Fork) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Middle Fork. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.0620, Longitude: -80.0467       In this case, the coordinates for Middle Fork have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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