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Welcome to Spring Creek ...

Spring Creek is located in Greenbrier County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Spring Creek: Spring Crk. (or less commonly used: Spring Ck. or Spring Cr.)

Spring Creek is 1,890 feet [576 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for Spring Creek: (304) and (681)<3>

Communities Also Named Spring Creek ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 42 communities that are also named Spring Creek - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas (2), California (2), Florida, Illinois, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Louisiana, Minnesota (2), Mississippi (2), Missouri, Nevada, New York, North Carolina (2), Oklahoma, Ontario (2), Pennsylvania (3), South Dakota, Tennessee (7), Texas (4), Utah, Virginia, Washington and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Spring Creek ...

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

  • Lewisburg [Greenbrier County]
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    • Lewisburg [Greenbrier County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Spring Creek
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,766 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lewisburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lewisburg<5>
  • White Sulphur Springs [Greenbrier County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White Sulphur Springs
    • White Sulphur Springs [Greenbrier County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the south of Spring Creek
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,325 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Sulphur Springs
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for White Sulphur Springs<5>
  • Ronceverte [Greenbrier County]
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    • Ronceverte [Greenbrier County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Spring Creek
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,649 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ronceverte
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ronceverte<5>
  • Rupert [Greenbrier County]
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    • Rupert [Greenbrier County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Spring Creek
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 880 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rupert
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rupert<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Hillsboro [Pocahontas County]
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      • Hillsboro [Pocahontas County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Spring Creek
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 236 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hillsboro have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hillsboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hillsboro<5>
    • Anthony [Greenbrier County]
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      • Anthony [Greenbrier County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of Spring Creek
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    • Unus [Greenbrier County]
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      • Unus [Greenbrier County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the west of Spring Creek
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Unus
    • Clendenenville [Greenbrier County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clendenenville
      • Clendenenville [Greenbrier County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Spring Creek
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    • Sunlight [Greenbrier County]
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      • Sunlight [Greenbrier County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of Spring Creek
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sunlight
    • Williamsburg [Greenbrier County]

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 Spring Creek. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Spring Creek.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Spring Creek ...

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

Adding Spring Creek to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Spring Creek in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Spring Creek was on a map titled Map of West Virginia (from Rand McNally, 1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Spring Creek on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Greenbrier County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Spring Creek. 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 Greenbrier, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Spring Creek - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Spring Creek) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Spring Creek. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Spring CreekOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Spring Creek. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.9540, Longitude: -80.3488    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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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