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Welcome to Red Rock ...

Red Rock is located in Upshur County<1>.

The location of Red Rock has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Red Rock is 1,440 feet [439 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Red Rock: (304) & (681)<4>

Communities Also Named Red Rock ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 30 communities that are also named Red Rock - they are located in Alabama (2), Arizona (4), Arkansas, British Columbia, California, Georgia (2), Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota (2), Montana, Nevada, New Brunswick (2), New Mexico, New York (2), Oklahoma, Ontario (2), Pennsylvania (2), Texas (2) and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Red Rock ...

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

  • Clarksburg [Harrison County]
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    • Clarksburg [Harrison County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Red Rock
    • Estimated population in 2019: 15,225 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarksburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clarksburg<6>
  • Bridgeport [Harrison County]
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    • Bridgeport [Harrison County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Red Rock
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,842 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bridgeport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bridgeport
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bridgeport<6>
  • Weston [Lewis County]
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    • Weston [Lewis County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the west of Red Rock
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,857 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Weston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Weston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Weston<6>
  • Philippi [Barbour County]
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    • Philippi [Barbour County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Red Rock
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,257 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Philippi
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Philippi<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Belington [Barbour County]
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      • Belington [Barbour County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Red Rock
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,902 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belington<6>
    • Stonewood [Harrison County]
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      • Stonewood [Harrison County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Red Rock
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,714 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stonewood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Nutter Fort [Harrison County]
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      • Nutter Fort [Harrison County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Red Rock
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,512 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nutter Fort have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nutter Fort
    • Anmoore [Harrison County]
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      • Anmoore [Harrison County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Red Rock
      • Estimated population in 2019: 734 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Anmoore have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Anmoore
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Anmoore<6>
    • West Milford [Harrison County]
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      • West Milford [Harrison County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Red Rock
      • Estimated population in 2019: 607 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Milford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Milford
    • Junior [Barbour County]
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      • Junior [Barbour County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Red Rock
      • Estimated population in 2019: 486 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Junior have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Junior

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Red Rock ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for West Virginia

About Upshur County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Red Rock. 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 Upshur, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Red Rock - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Red Rock) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Red Rock. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.0120, Longitude: -80.2762       In this case, the coordinates for Red Rock have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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