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Welcome to Nellis ...

Nellis is located in Boone County.

Nellis is 760 feet [232 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Area codes for Nellis: (304) and (681)<2>

The ZIP code for Nellis: 25142<3>

Communities near Nellis ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Nellis and not the distance if you are driving.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirDistance
Belle   [Map]   1,162   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Cedar Grove   [Map]   940   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Chapmanville   [Map]   1,137   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Charleston   [Map]   47,929   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Chesapeake   [Map]   1,456   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Dunbar   [Map]   7,338   N   14 miles [22.5 km]

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

Communities Also Named Nellis ...

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

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

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 Nellis. 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 Nellis. 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 Nellis.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Nellis ...

Looking for more information about Nellis? 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.

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Nellis. 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Nellis - 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 Nellis). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Nellis 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Nellis) 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 Nellis. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Nellis

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Nellis. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.1509, Longitude: -81.7427     [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 Nellis.

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