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Welcome to Slabtown ...

Slabtown is located in Mingo County<1>.

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

Slabtown is 810 feet [247 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Communities Also Named Slabtown ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 30 communities that are also named Slabtown - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Idaho, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland (2), Missouri (2), New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Ohio, Ontario (3), Pennsylvania (6), Tennessee, Texas, Virginia (4) and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Slabtown ...

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

  • Logan [Logan County]
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    • Logan [Logan County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Slabtown
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,447 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Logan<6>
  • Oceana [Wyoming County]
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    • Oceana [Wyoming County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Slabtown
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,195 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oceana have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oceana<6>
  • Man [Logan County]
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    • Man [Logan County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the north of Slabtown
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 619 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Man have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Man
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Man<6>
  • Pineville [Wyoming County]
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    • Pineville [Wyoming County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Slabtown
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 567 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pineville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pineville<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Delbarton [Mingo County]
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      • Delbarton [Mingo County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Slabtown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 487 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Delbarton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Delbarton<6>
    • Matewan [Mingo County]
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      • Matewan [Mingo County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Slabtown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 415 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Matewan have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Matewan<6>
    • West Logan [Logan County]
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      • West Logan [Logan County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Slabtown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 358 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Logan have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Logan
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Logan<6>
    • Davy [McDowell County]
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      • Davy [McDowell County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Slabtown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 324 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Davy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Bradshaw [McDowell County]
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      • Bradshaw [McDowell County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Slabtown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 258 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bradshaw have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bradshaw
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bradshaw<6>
    • Iaeger [McDowell County]
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      • Iaeger [McDowell County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Slabtown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 232 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Iaeger have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Slabtown. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Slabtown.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Slabtown ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Mingo County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Mingo, 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 Slabtown - 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Slabtown) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Slabtown. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.6290, Longitude: -81.8698       In this case, the coordinates for Slabtown 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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