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Welcome to Sabraton ...

Sabraton is located in Monongalia County<1>.

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

Sabraton is 920 feet [280 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Adding Sabraton to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Sabraton 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 Sabraton was on a map titled Map of West Virginia (from Rand McNally, 1911).

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

Communities near Sabraton ...

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

  • Fairmont [Marion County]
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    • Fairmont [Marion County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Sabraton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 18,370 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairmont
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fairmont<6>
  • Masontown [Fayette County]
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    • Masontown [Fayette County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Sabraton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,260 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Masontown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Masontown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Masontown<6>
  • Granville [Monongalia County]
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    • Granville [Monongalia County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<5> to the west of Sabraton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,156 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Granville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Granville
  • Pleasant Valley [Marion County]
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    • Pleasant Valley [Marion County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Sabraton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,141 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Kingwood [Preston County]
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      • Kingwood [Preston County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Sabraton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,047 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kingwood<6>
    • Star City [Monongalia County]
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      • Star City [Monongalia County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<5> to the northwest of Sabraton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,984 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Star City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Fairchance [Fayette County]
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      • Fairchance [Fayette County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Sabraton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,888 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fairchance have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairchance
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fairchance<6>
    • Barrackville [Marion County]
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      • Barrackville [Marion County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Sabraton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,270 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Barrackville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Monongah [Marion County]
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      • Monongah [Marion County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Sabraton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,160 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Monongah have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monongah
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Monongah<6>
    • Point Marion [Fayette County]
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      • Point Marion [Fayette County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the north of Sabraton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,097 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Point Marion have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Point Marion
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Point Marion<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sabraton ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community within West Virginia

About Monongalia County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Sabraton. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Monongalia County: www.co.monongalia.wv.us/

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 Monongalia, 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 Sabraton - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Sabraton) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sabraton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.6295, Longitude: -79.9284       In this case, the coordinates for Sabraton 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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