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The location of Sewell

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Welcome to Sewell ...

Sewell is located in Fayette County.

Sewell is 1,010 feet [308 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Area codes for Sewell: (304) & (681)<2>

Communities near Sewell ...

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 driven.<3>.

Community   2016<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Ansted   [Map]   1,374   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Beckley   [Map]   16,972   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Fayetteville   [Map]   2,852   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Gauley Bridge   [Map]   585   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Mabscott   [Map]   1,350   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Mount Hope   [Map]   1,350   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Sewell ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Sewell - they are located in Alabama, Kentucky, Manitoba, Maryland (2), New Jersey and Oregon.

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

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 Sewell. 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 Sewell. 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 Sewell.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sewell ...

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when 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) Sewell. 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 Sewell. 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 Sewell - 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 Sewell.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sewell. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.9973, Longitude: -81.0209     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sewell 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 Sewell.

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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 Sewell.