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Mineral Wells, West Virginia

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Welcome to Mineral Wells ...

Mineral Wells is located in Wood County.

A typical abbreviation for Mineral Wells: Mineral Wls.

Mineral Wells is 660 feet [201 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Telephone area codes for Mineral Wells: (304) and (681)<2>

The ZIP code for Mineral Wells: 26150<3>

Communities near Mineral Wells ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Belpre (OH)   [Map]   6,406   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Coolville (OH)   [Map]   498   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Marietta (OH)   [Map]   13,673   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Belmont   [Map]   876   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Cairo   [Map]   262   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Elizabeth   [Map]   827   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Mineral Wells ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Mineral Wells - they are located in Mississippi and Texas.

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

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 Mineral Wells. 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 Mineral Wells. 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 Mineral Wells.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mineral Wells ...

Looking for more information about Mineral Wells? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Mineral Wells, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Mineral Wells.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Mineral Wells - 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>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Mineral Wells). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Mineral Wells or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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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- Mineral Wells) 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 Mineral Wells. 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 Mineral Wells

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mineral Wells. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.1787, Longitude: -81.5141     [Map].

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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 Mineral Wells.

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