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Welcome to Morford ...

Morford is located in Roane County<1>.

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

Morford is 890 feet [271 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Communities Also Named Morford ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Morford - it's located in Pennsylvania.

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

Communities near Morford ...

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

  • Spencer [Roane County]
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    • Spencer [Roane County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<5> to the west of Morford
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,038 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spencer
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Spencer<6>
  • Elizabeth [Wirt County]
  • Grantsville [Calhoun County]
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    • Grantsville [Calhoun County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Morford
    • Estimated population in 2019: 513 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grantsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grantsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grantsville<6>
  • Reedy [Roane County]
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    • Reedy [Roane County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Morford
    • Estimated population in 2019: 161 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Reedy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reedy
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Roxalana [Roane County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roxalana
      • Roxalana [Roane County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the south of Morford
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roxalana
    • Arnoldsburg [Calhoun County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Arnoldsburg
      • Arnoldsburg [Calhoun County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the east of Morford
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arnoldsburg
    • Orma [Calhoun County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Orma
      • Orma [Calhoun County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the east of Morford
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Orma
    • Flint Town [Roane County]
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      • Flint Town [Roane County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the west of Morford
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Flint Town have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Flint Town
    • Burning Springs [Wirt County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Burning Springs
      • Burning Springs [Wirt County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the north of Morford
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    • Walnut [Calhoun County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Walnut
      • Walnut [Calhoun County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Morford
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walnut

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Morford ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of West Virginia

About Roane County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Morford. 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 Roane, 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 Morford - 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 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Morford) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Morford. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.8051, Longitude: -81.2887       In this case, the coordinates for Morford 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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