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Welcome to Powellton ...

Powellton is located in Fayette County.

Powellton is 830 feet [253 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

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

Communities near Powellton ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Powellton and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Ansted   [Map]   1,353   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Belle   [Map]   1,162   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Cedar Grove   [Map]   940   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Chesapeake   [Map]   1,456   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
East Bank   [Map]   904   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Fayetteville   [Map]   2,772   E   12 miles [19.3 km]

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

Communities Also Named Powellton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Powellton - they are located in California, Illinois and Virginia.

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

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 Powellton. 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 Powellton. 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 Powellton.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Powellton ...

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

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Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for West Virginia

About Fayette County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Powellton. 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 Powellton - 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' distance that stretches from Powellton. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Powellton) 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 Powellton. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Powellton

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Powellton. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.0990, Longitude: -81.3240     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Powellton 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 Powellton.

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