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Sunset Heights, West Virginia

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The location of Sunset Heights

Welcome to Sunset Heights ...

Sunset Heights is located in Wood County.

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

A typical abbreviation for Sunset Heights: Sunset Hts. (in Canada, 'Hgts.' is the more common abbreviation.)

Sunset Heights is 710 feet [216 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for Sunset Heights: (304) & (681)<3>

Communities near Sunset Heights ...

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 you drove.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Belpre (OH)   [Map]   6,406   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Coolville (OH)   [Map]   498   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Lowell (OH)   [Map]   539   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Marietta (OH)   [Map]   13,673   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Belmont   [Map]   876   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Cairo   [Map]   262   E   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

Communities Also Named Sunset Heights ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Sunset Heights - they are located in Florida, Georgia, Maryland, Ohio, South Carolina, Texas (2), Utah and Virginia.

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

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 Sunset Heights. 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 Sunset Heights. 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 Sunset Heights.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sunset Heights ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in West Virginia

About Wood County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Wood County:

The official website for State of West Virginia:

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 Sunset Heights - 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Sunset Heights) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sunset Heights. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.2767, Longitude: -81.5021     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sunset Heights 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 Sunset Heights.

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