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New England, West Virginia
(Marion County)

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The location of New England

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Welcome to New England ...

New England is located in Marion County.

New England is 1,040 feet [317 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Area codes for New England: (304) & (681)<2>

Communities near New England ...

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

Community   2016<4>
Bridgeport   [Map]   8,364   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Clarksburg   [Map]   16,035   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Grafton   [Map]   5,127   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Granville   [Map]   2,562   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Mannington   [Map]   2,059   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Morgantown   [Map]   30,855   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

Communities Also Named New England ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two West Virginia communities named New England: This one is located in Marion County and the other is located in Wood County.

Beyond West Virginia, there are 7 communities that are also named New England - they are located in Georgia, North Dakota, Ohio (3) and Pennsylvania.

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

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 New England. 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 New England. 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 New England.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for New England ...

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) New England. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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About Marion County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Marion County:

The official website for State of West Virginia:

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around New England - 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). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for New England.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting in New England. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- New England) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in New England. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.4615, Longitude: -80.1706     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for New England 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 New England.

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for New England.