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The location of Saxman

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Welcome to Saxman ...

Saxman is located in Nicholas County.

Saxman is 2,240 feet [683 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the elevation of Saxman is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

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

Communities near Saxman ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Brushy Junction - Historic   [Map]   ---   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Camden-on-Gauley   [Map]   148   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Cowen   [Map]   482   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Falling Spring   [Map]   207   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Odell Town   [Map]   ---   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Quinwood   [Map]   272   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Saxman ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Saxman - they are located in Alaska and Kansas.

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

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 Saxman. 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 Saxman. 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 Saxman.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Saxman ...

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning 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) Saxman. 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
 RV PartsCemeteries
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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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Saxman. 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 Saxman - 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 Saxman.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Saxman. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.2098, Longitude: -80.5970     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Saxman 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 Saxman.

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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 Saxman.



 
 
 

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