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Welcome to Peewee ...

Peewee is located in Wirt County<1>.

Peewee is 670 feet [204 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for Peewee: (304) & (681)<3>

Adding Peewee to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

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

In addition, we also found mention of Peewee elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Peewee on a Rand McNally Map of West Virginia (1911).

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

Communities Also Named Peewee ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Peewee - it's located in Tennessee.

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

Communities near Peewee ...

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

  • Ravenswood [Jackson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ravenswood
    • Ravenswood [Jackson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Peewee
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,643 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ravenswood have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ravenswood
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ravenswood<6>
  • Ripley [Jackson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ripley
    • Ripley [Jackson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Peewee
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,159 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ripley have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ripley
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ripley<6>
  • Spencer [Roane County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spencer
    • Spencer [Roane County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Peewee
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,038 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spencer
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Spencer<6>
  • Elizabeth [Wirt County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elizabeth
    • Elizabeth [Wirt County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Peewee
    • Estimated population in 2019: 838 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elizabeth
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elizabeth<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Reedy [Roane County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Reedy
      • Reedy [Roane County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southeast of Peewee
      • Estimated population in 2019: 161 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Reedy have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reedy
    • Windy [Wirt County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Windy
      • Windy [Wirt County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Peewee
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Windy
    • Odaville [Jackson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Odaville
      • Odaville [Jackson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the west of Peewee
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Odaville
    • Burning Springs [Wirt County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Burning Springs
      • Burning Springs [Wirt County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of Peewee
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burning Springs
    • Sandyville [Jackson County]
    • Wilding [Jackson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wilding
      • Wilding [Jackson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Peewee
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilding

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Peewee ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for West Virginia

About Wirt County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Peewee. 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 Wirt, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Peewee - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).
<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 from Point A (ie- Peewee) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Peewee. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Peewee

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Peewee. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.9627, Longitude: -81.4916    
<5>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.
<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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