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The location of Oreide













Welcome to Oreide ...

Oreide is located in Taylor County.

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

Oreide is 1,040 feet [317 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for Oreide: (304) and (681)<3>

Communities near Oreide ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Oreide and not the distance if you are going to drive.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirDistance
Bridgeport   [Map]   8,635   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Clarksburg   [Map]   15,621   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Fairmont   [Map]   18,467   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Grafton   [Map]   5,077   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Mannington   [Map]   2,043   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Nutter Fort   [Map]   1,540   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]

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

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 Oreide. 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 Oreide. 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 Oreide.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Oreide ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in West Virginia

About Taylor County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Oreide. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.3612, Longitude: -80.1998     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Oreide 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 Oreide.

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