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Welcome to Rohrbough ...

Rohrbough is located in Lewis County<1>.

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

Rohrbough is 1,070 feet [326 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Rohrbough: (304) & (681)<4>

Adding Rohrbough to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Rohrbough in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Rohrbough was on a map titled Map of West Virginia (from Rand McNally, 1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Rohrbough on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near Rohrbough ...

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

  • Buckhannon [Upshur County]
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    • Buckhannon [Upshur County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the east of Rohrbough
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,395 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Buckhannon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Buckhannon<6>
  • Weston [Lewis County]
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    • Weston [Lewis County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the north of Rohrbough
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,797 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>
  • Glenville [Gilmer County]
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    • Glenville [Gilmer County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Rohrbough
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,410 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glenville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glenville<6>
  • West Milford [Harrison County]
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    • West Milford [Harrison County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Rohrbough
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 609 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
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Burnsville [Braxton County]
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      • Burnsville [Braxton County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Rohrbough
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 465 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burnsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Burnsville<6>
    • Lost Creek [Harrison County]
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      • Lost Creek [Harrison County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Rohrbough
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 462 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lost Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lost Creek
    • Jane Lew [Lewis County]
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      • Jane Lew [Lewis County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Rohrbough
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 388 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jane Lew
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jane Lew<6>
    • Flatwoods [Braxton County]
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      • Flatwoods [Braxton County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Rohrbough
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 258 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Flatwoods have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Flatwoods
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Flatwoods<6>
    • Sand Fork [Gilmer County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sand Fork
      • Sand Fork [Gilmer County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of Rohrbough
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 145 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sand Fork have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sand Fork
    • Garton Village [Lewis County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Garton Village
      • Garton Village [Lewis County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the east of Rohrbough
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Garton Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Garton Village

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rohrbough ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Rohrbough. 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 Lewis, 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 Rohrbough - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Rohrbough) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rohrbough. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.9820, Longitude: -80.4931       In this case, the coordinates for Rohrbough 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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