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Welcome to North Parkersburg ...

North Parkersburg is located in Wood County<1>.

The location of North Parkersburg has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

A typical abbreviation for North Parkersburg: N. Parkersburg

North Parkersburg is 680 feet [207 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for North Parkersburg: (304) & (681)<4>

Communities near North Parkersburg ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near North Parkersburg.

  • Marietta [Washington County]
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    • Marietta [Washington County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of North Parkersburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 13,356 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marietta<6>
  • Williamstown [Wood County]
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    • Williamstown [Wood County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of North Parkersburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,869 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Williamstown<6>
  • Saint Marys [Pleasants County]
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    • Saint Marys [Pleasants County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of North Parkersburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,772 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Marys have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Marys<6>
  • Beverly [Washington County]
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    • Beverly [Washington County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of North Parkersburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,332 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beverly have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beverly<6>
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    • Belmont [Pleasants County]
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      • Belmont [Pleasants County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of North Parkersburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 862 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belmont have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Elizabeth [Wirt County]
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      • Elizabeth [Wirt County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of North Parkersburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 838 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elizabeth<6>
    • Lowell [Washington County]
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      • Lowell [Washington County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of North Parkersburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 531 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lowell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lowell<6>
    • Coolville [Athens County]
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      • Coolville [Athens County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of North Parkersburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 494 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coolville<6>
    • Blennerhassett [Wood County]
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      • Blennerhassett [Wood County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the west of North Parkersburg
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blennerhassett have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Boaz [Wood County]
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      • Boaz [Wood County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the north of North Parkersburg
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boaz have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around North Parkersburg. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for North Parkersburg.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of North Parkersburg. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around North Parkersburg.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around North Parkersburg. See our Newspapers Page for North Parkersburg.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for North Parkersburg ...

Looking for more information about North Parkersburg? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for North Parkersburg, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for North Parkersburg.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of West Virginia

About Wood County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Wood County: www.woodcountywv.com/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of West Virginia's counties, including Wood, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around North Parkersburg - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).
<5>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- North Parkersburg) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in North Parkersburg. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.2879, Longitude: -81.5329       In this case, the coordinates for North Parkersburg have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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