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Welcome to Pettit Heights ...

Pettit Heights is located in Brooke County.

A typical abbreviation for Pettit Heights: Pettit Hts. (in Canada, 'Hgts.' is the more common abbreviation.)

Pettit Heights is 1,220 feet [372 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Telephone area codes for Pettit Heights: (304) & (681)<2>

Communities near Pettit Heights ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving it.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Bellaire (OH)   [Map]   4,106   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Martins Ferry (OH)   [Map]   6,659   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Mingo Junction (OH)   [Map]   3,262   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Saint Clairsville (OH)   [Map]   5,049   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Shadyside (OH)   [Map]   3,612   S   18 miles [29 km]
Steubenville (OH)   [Map]   18,003   N   9 miles [14.5 km]

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

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 Pettit Heights. 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 Pettit Heights. 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 Pettit Heights.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pettit Heights ...

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

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Cities, Towns and Villages of West Virginia

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Pettit Heights. 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 Pettit Heights - 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' (or point-to-point) distance that begins in Pettit Heights. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Pettit Heights) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pettit Heights. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.2295, Longitude: -80.6337     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Pettit Heights 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 Pettit Heights.

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