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(Monongalia County)

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Welcome to South Park ...

South Park is located in Monongalia County.

A typical abbreviation for South Park: S. Park

South Park is 1,170 feet [357 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Telephone area codes for South Park: (304) and (681)<2>

Communities near South Park ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from South Park and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Fairchance (PA)   [Map]   1,902   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Masontown (PA)   [Map]   3,322   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Barrackville   [Map]   1,299   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Fairmont   [Map]   18,467   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Grafton   [Map]   5,077   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Granville   [Map]   2,560   NW   3 miles [4.8 km]

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

Communities Also Named South Park ...

While we believe that this South Park is located in Monongalia County, we know of another 2 West Virginia communities named South Park. Those communities are located in the following counties: Kanawha and Lewis County.

Beyond West Virginia, there are 27 communities that are also named South Park - they are located in Alabama, California (4), Illinois (2), Indiana, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Louisiana (2), Michigan, Minnesota, New Jersey, New York, Ohio (3), South Carolina (2), Texas, Washington and Wyoming.

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

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 South Park. 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 South Park. 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 South Park.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for South Park ...

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

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About Monongalia County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Monongalia County: www.co.monongalia.wv.us/

The official website for State of West Virginia: www.wv.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around South Park - 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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance from South Park. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- South Park) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in South Park. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.6190, Longitude: -79.9540     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for South Park 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 South Park.

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