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Welcome to Patton ...

Patton is primarily located in Greenbrier County<1>. A portion of Patton extends into Monroe County.

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

Patton is 1,750 feet [533 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Communities Also Named Patton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 17 communities that are also named Patton - they are located in Alabama, California, Georgia, Illinois (2), Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Missouri, Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Tennessee and Texas (2).

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

Communities near Patton ...

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

  • Lewisburg [Greenbrier County]
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    • Lewisburg [Greenbrier County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the north of Patton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,766 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lewisburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lewisburg<6>
  • White Sulphur Springs [Greenbrier County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White Sulphur Springs
    • White Sulphur Springs [Greenbrier County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Patton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,325 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Sulphur Springs
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for White Sulphur Springs<6>
  • Ronceverte [Greenbrier County]
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    • Ronceverte [Greenbrier County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the north of Patton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,649 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ronceverte
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ronceverte<6>
  • Alderson [Greenbrier County]
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    • Alderson [Greenbrier County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the west of Patton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,111 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alderson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alderson<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Union [Monroe County]
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      • Union [Monroe County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Patton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 539 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union
    • Fort Spring [Greenbrier County]
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      • Fort Spring [Greenbrier County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Patton
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fort Spring
    • Frazier [Greenbrier County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Frazier
      • Frazier [Greenbrier County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the northwest of Patton
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    • Hillsdale [Monroe County]
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      • Hillsdale [Monroe County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the south of Patton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hillsdale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hillsdale
    • Fairlea [Greenbrier County]
    • Hollywood [Monroe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hollywood
      • Hollywood [Monroe County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Patton
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hollywood

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 Patton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Patton.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Patton. 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 Patton.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Patton ...

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

Adding Patton to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Patton in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Patton was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Patton on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for West Virginia

About Greenbrier County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Patton. 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>If you're interested in how the shape of West Virginia's counties, including Greenbrier, 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 Patton - 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 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Patton) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Patton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.6921, Longitude: -80.4876       In this case, the coordinates for Patton 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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