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The location of Rover

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Welcome to Rover ...

Rover is located in Wirt County.

Rover is 640 feet [195 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

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

Communities near Rover ...

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

Community   2016<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Burning Springs   [Map]   ---   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Cairo   [Map]   267   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Elizabeth   [Map]   831   NE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Grantsville   [Map]   538   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Greencastle   [Map]   ---   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Parkersburg   [Map]   30,601   N   18 miles [29 km]

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

Communities Also Named Rover ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Rover - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Idaho, Maryland, Missouri, North Carolina and Tennessee.

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

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 Rover. 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 Rover. 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 Rover.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rover ...

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Rover. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
Campgrounds  
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
Food/Groceries  
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
  Libraries
Fishing/HuntingHospitalsSchools
Hiking/CampingDoctors 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Communities in West Virginia

About Wirt County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Rover. 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 Rover - 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). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Rover.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance beginning in Rover. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Rover) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rover. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.0145, Longitude: -81.4271     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Rover 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 Rover.

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Rover.