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Piney View, West Virginia

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The location of Piney View

Welcome to Piney View ...

Piney View is located in Raleigh County.

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

A typical abbreviation for Piney View: Piney Vw.

Piney View is 2,330 feet [710 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Piney View is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Telephone area codes for Piney View: (304) and (681)<3>

Communities near Piney View ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Piney View and not the distance as if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Beckley   [Map]   16,404   S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Fayetteville   [Map]   2,772   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Hinton   [Map]   2,448   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Lester   [Map]   323   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Mabscott   [Map]   1,298   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Meadow Bridge   [Map]   352   E   15 miles [24.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Piney View ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Piney View - it's located in Ohio.

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

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 Piney View. 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 Piney View. 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 Piney View.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Piney View ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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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 Piney View - 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 from Point A (ie- Piney View) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Piney View. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.8362, Longitude: -81.1348     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Piney View 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 Piney View.

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