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Welcome to Mount Welcome ...

Mount Welcome is located in Roane County.

A typical abbreviation for Mount Welcome: Mt. Welcome

Mount Welcome is 1,070 feet [326 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Telephone area codes for Mount Welcome: (304) and (681)<2>

Communities near Mount Welcome ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Mount Welcome and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Aarons   [Map]   ---   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Cicerone   [Map]   ---   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Clay   [Map]   456   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Clendenin   [Map]   1,142   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Elkview   [Map]   ---   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Flint Town   [Map]   ---   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Mount Welcome. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Mount Welcome. 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 Mount Welcome.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Mount Welcome:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mount Welcome ...

Looking for more information about Mount Welcome? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Mount Welcome? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Mount Welcome, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Mount Welcome.

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

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



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Mount Welcome - 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>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that begins in Mount Welcome. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Mount Welcome) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mount Welcome. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.6009, Longitude: -81.3898     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Mount Welcome have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Mount Welcome.

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This page was last modified: 16 Oct 2018
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