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New England, West Virginia
(Wood County)

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The location of New England

Welcome to New England ...

New England is located in Wood County.

The location of New England has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

New England is 880 feet [268 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for New England: (304) & (681)<3>

Communities near New England ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

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.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Amesville (OH)   [Map]   157   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Belpre (OH)   [Map]   6,406   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Coolville (OH)   [Map]   498   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Racine (OH)   [Map]   653   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Elizabeth   [Map]   827   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
North Hills   [Map]   793   NE   13 miles [20.9 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 Wood County and the other is located in Marion 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 for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around New England. 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 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 can read an overview with links that will help you 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 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 New England, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for New England.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Wood 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 Wood County:

The official website for State of West Virginia:

Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>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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<3>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).

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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 drawn from Point A (ie- New England) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in New England. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.2070, Longitude: -81.7087     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for New England have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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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 New England.

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