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The location of Skygusty









Welcome to Skygusty ...

Skygusty is located in McDowell County.

The location of Skygusty has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Skygusty is 1,550 feet [472 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for Skygusty: (304) and (681)<3>

Communities near Skygusty ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirectionDistance
Bluefield (VA)   [Map]   4,714   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Pocahontas (VA)   [Map]   362   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Tazewell (VA)   [Map]   4,240   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Bluefield   [Map]   9,869   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Gary   [Map]   827   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Mullens   [Map]   1,369   N   18 miles [29 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Skygusty. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Skygusty. 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 Skygusty.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Skygusty ...

Looking for more information about Skygusty? 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.

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

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About McDowell County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Skygusty - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).

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<4>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 from Point A (ie- Skygusty) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Skygusty. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.3240, Longitude: -81.4762     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Skygusty have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Skygusty.

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