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Welcome to Sand Run ...

Sand Run is located in Upshur County.

Sand Run is 1,960 feet [597 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

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

Communities near Sand Run ...

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

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Belington   [Map]   1,864   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Beverly   [Map]   675   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Buckhannon   [Map]   5,529   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Elkins   [Map]   7,047   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Huttonsville   [Map]   215   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Jane Lew   [Map]   392   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

Communities Also Named Sand Run ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Sand Run - it's located in Ohio.

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

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 Sand Run. 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 Sand Run. 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 Sand Run.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sand Run ...

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

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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 Sand Run. 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 Sand Run - 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).

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sand Run. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.9232, Longitude: -80.1242     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sand Run 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 Sand Run.

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