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Russet, West Virginia
Welcome to Russet ...
The location of Russet has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Russet is 760 feet [232 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Russet lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Russet: (304) & (681)<4>
Adding Russet to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Russet 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 Russet was on a map titled Map of West Virginia (from Rand McNally, 1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Russet on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Russet ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two West Virginia communities named Russet: This one is located in Calhoun County and the other is located in Hardy County.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Russet.
Communities near Russet ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Russet.
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 Russet. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Russet.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Russet. 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 Russet.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Russet. See our Newspapers Page for Russet.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Russet ...
Looking for more information about Russet? 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 Russet, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Russet.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Russet. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for State of West Virginia: https://www.wv.gov/
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This page was last modified: 23 Sep 2021