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Welcome to Mohegan ...

Mohegan is located in McDowell County<1>.

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

Mohegan is 1,230 feet [375 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Communities Also Named Mohegan ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Mohegan - they are located in Connecticut, Mississippi, New York and Rhode Island.

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

Communities near Mohegan ...

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

  • Mullens [Wyoming County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mullens
    • Mullens [Wyoming County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Mohegan
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,325 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mullens have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mullens
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mullens<6>
  • Oceana [Wyoming County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oceana
    • Oceana [Wyoming County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Mohegan
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,204 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oceana have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oceana
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oceana<6>
  • Gary [McDowell County]
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    • Gary [McDowell County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Mohegan
    • Estimated population in 2019: 788 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gary have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gary
  • War [McDowell County]
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    • War [McDowell County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the south of Mohegan
    • Estimated population in 2019: 685 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for War have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on War
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Pineville [Wyoming County]
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      • Pineville [Wyoming County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Mohegan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 574 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pineville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pineville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pineville<6>
    • Gilbert [Mingo County]
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      • Gilbert [Mingo County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Mohegan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 387 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gilbert have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gilbert
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gilbert<6>
    • Pocahontas [Tazewell County]
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      • Pocahontas [Tazewell County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Mohegan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 353 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pocahontas
    • Bramwell [Mercer County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bramwell
      • Bramwell [Mercer County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Mohegan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 337 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bramwell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bramwell<6>
    • Northfork [McDowell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Northfork
      • Northfork [McDowell County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Mohegan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 336 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Northfork have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Northfork
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Northfork<6>
    • Bradshaw [McDowell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bradshaw
      • Bradshaw [McDowell County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Mohegan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 271 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bradshaw have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bradshaw
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bradshaw<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 Mohegan. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Mohegan.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mohegan ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for West Virginia

About McDowell County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Mohegan. 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 McDowell, 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 Mohegan - 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- Mohegan) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mohegan. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.4532, Longitude: -81.6307       In this case, the coordinates for Mohegan 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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