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Welcome to Tilden ...

Tilden is located in Raleigh County.

Tilden is 2,650 feet [808 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the altitude of Tilden is ½ mile above sea level.

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

Area codes for Tilden: (304) and (681)<2>

Communities near Tilden ...

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

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Beckley   [Map]   16,404   N   3 miles [4.8 km]
Hinton   [Map]   2,448   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Lester   [Map]   323   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Mabscott   [Map]   1,298   NW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Meadow Bridge   [Map]   352   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Mount Hope   [Map]   1,310   N   11 miles [17.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Tilden ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 16 communities that are also named Tilden - they are located in Alabama, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Texas and Wisconsin.

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

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 Tilden. 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 Tilden. 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 Tilden.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Tilden ...

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

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

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



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Tilden - 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 'point-to-point' distance that begins in Tilden. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Tilden) 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 Tilden. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Tilden

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tilden. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.7285, Longitude: -81.1763     [Map].

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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 Tilden.

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