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Park Hills, West Virginia
(Monongalia County)

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The location of Park Hills

Welcome to Park Hills ...

Park Hills is located in Monongalia County.

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

Park Hills is 1,130 feet [344 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for Park Hills: (304) and (681)<3>

Communities near Park Hills ...

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 Park Hills and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Fairchance (PA)   [Map]   1,902   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Masontown (PA)   [Map]   3,322   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Point Marion (PA)   [Map]   1,117   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Barrackville   [Map]   1,299   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Fairmont   [Map]   18,467   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Grant Town   [Map]   601   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

Communities Also Named Park Hills ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two West Virginia communities named Park Hills: This one is located in Monongalia County and the other is located in Cabell County.

Beyond West Virginia, there are 8 communities that are also named Park Hills - they are located in Illinois, Iowa, Kentucky, Missouri, Pennsylvania (2) and South Carolina.

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

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 Park Hills. 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 Park Hills. 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 Park Hills.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Park Hills ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for West Virginia

About Monongalia County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Monongalia 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 Park Hills - 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 from Point A (ie- Park Hills) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Park Hills. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.6473, Longitude: -79.9473     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Park Hills 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 Park Hills.

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