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Welcome to Standard ...

Standard is located in Kanawha County.

Standard is 680 feet [207 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

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

Communities near Standard ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Standard and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Ansted   [Map]   1,353   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Belle   [Map]   1,162   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Cedar Grove   [Map]   940   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Charleston   [Map]   47,929   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Chesapeake   [Map]   1,456   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
East Bank   [Map]   904   NW   5 miles [8 km]

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

Communities Also Named Standard ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 16 communities that are also named Standard - they are located in Alabama (2), Alaska, Alberta, California, Illinois, Indiana, Louisiana (2), Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania and Texas.

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

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 Standard. 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 Standard. 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 Standard.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Standard ...

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

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Cities, Towns and Villages of West Virginia

About Kanawha County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Kanawha County: www.kanawha.us/

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



Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Standard. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.1362, Longitude: -81.4007     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Standard 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 Standard.

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This page was last modified: 16 Oct 2018
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