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Powers, West Virginia
Welcome to Powers ...
So far, we have found very little information about Powers. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Powers to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Powers, please Contact Us.
Powers would have been located within present day Wood County.
The location of Powers has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
While the community is gone, the present day location for Powers is 970 feet [296 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: The area where Powers was located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
If Powers still existed, it would have been in the (304) & (681)<4> area codes.
Communities near Powers ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Powers and not the distance if you are going to drive.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Powers.
Communities Also Named Powers ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 16 communities that are also named Powers - they are located in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas (2), Indiana, Kentucky, Maine, Michigan, Mississippi, Montana, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Tennessee and Washington.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Powers.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Wood County: www.woodcountywv.com/
The official website for State of West Virginia: https://www.wv.gov/
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This page was last modified: 15 Apr 2019