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Around Morris ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Oak Hill. It is located about 40 miles [64 km] to the southwest of Morris. Oak Hill has a population of 8,100 people.<1>.

The next largest community is Summersville. It is located about 15 miles [ km] to the south of Morris and has a population of 3,300 people.

Below is a sample of neighboring communities: Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Morris.<2>

  • Beaver [Nicholas County]
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    • Beaver [Nicholas County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the southeast of Morris
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  • Camden-on-Gauley [Webster County]
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    • Camden-on-Gauley [Webster County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the southeast of Morris
    • Estimated population in 2019: 145 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Camden-on-Gauley have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Canfield [Braxton County]
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    • Canfield [Braxton County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northeast of Morris
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  • Clem [Braxton County]
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    • Clem [Braxton County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the northwest of Morris
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  • Cowen [Webster County]
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    • Cowen [Webster County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the southeast of Morris
    • Estimated population in 2019: 468 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cowen<4>
  • Erbacon [Webster County]
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    • Erbacon [Webster County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the east of Morris
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    • Frametown [Braxton County]
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      • Frametown [Braxton County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the north of Morris
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    • Gassaway [Braxton County]
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      • Gassaway [Braxton County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the north of Morris
      • Estimated population in 2019: 846 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gassaway<4>
    • Harrison [Clay County]
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      • Harrison [Clay County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the west of Morris
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    • Little Birch [Braxton County]
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      • Little Birch [Braxton County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the northeast of Morris
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    • Muddlety [Nicholas County]
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      • Muddlety [Nicholas County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the south of Morris
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    • Strange Creek [Braxton County]
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      • Strange Creek [Braxton County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northwest of Morris
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    • Sutton [Braxton County]
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      • Sutton [Braxton County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the northeast of Morris
      • Estimated population in 2019: 988 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sutton have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sutton<4>
    • Tioga [Nicholas County]
    • Wilsie [Braxton County]
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      • Wilsie [Braxton County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the north of Morris
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For more communities neighboring Morris, please visit our County-by-County Page for Morris.

Nicholas County ...

Morris is located in Nicholas County<5>.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Nicholas County: Braxton, Clay, Fayette, Greenbrier, Kanawha & Webster.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Morris ...

It seems like there is always a nearby community with a name that seems interesting, maybe familiar or just catches our attention in some other way. We've collected some names which strike us as being curious or interesting. Our list can be found on the Tidbits & Trivia Page for Morris.

Airports Near Morris ...

When a trip includes a flight, we try to find an airport that best fits our travel plans.<6> To that purpose, we've assembled a list of that are relatively close to Morris and that information can be found on the Airports Page for Morris.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights, attractions and places to visit.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of West Virginia

About Nicholas County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Morris. 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Morris.
<2>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Morris) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Morris. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.5059, Longitude: -80.8026       In this case, the coordinates for Morris have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<3>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.
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>If you're interested in how the shape of West Virginia's counties, including Nicholas, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<6>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Morris), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.




 

 

 

 

 


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