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Welcome to Odd ...

Odd is located in Raleigh County.

Odd is 2,650 feet [808 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the elevation of Odd is ½ mile above sea level.

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

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

Communities near Odd ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Odd and not the distance if you drove it.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Athens   [Map]   921   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Beckley   [Map]   16,404   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Bramwell   [Map]   346   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Hinton   [Map]   2,448   E   18 miles [29 km]
Mabscott   [Map]   1,298   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Mullens   [Map]   1,369   W   10 miles [16.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Odd ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Odd - they are located in Indiana and Virginia.

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

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 Odd. 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 Odd. 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 Odd.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Odd ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Odd. 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 Odd - 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 from Odd. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Odd) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Odd. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.5934, Longitude: -81.1940     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Odd 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 Odd.

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