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Welcome to Twin Branch ...

Twin Branch is located in McDowell County.

A typical abbreviation for Twin Branch: Twin Br. (or less commonly used: Twin Brnch.)

Twin Branch is 1,170 feet [357 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

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

Communities near Twin Branch ...

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

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Bradshaw   [Map]   286   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Gary   [Map]   827   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Gilbert   [Map]   403   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Iaeger   [Map]   255   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Mullens   [Map]   1,369   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Northfork   [Map]   356   E   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

Communities Also Named Twin Branch ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Twin Branch - it's located in Indiana.

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

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 Twin Branch. 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 Twin Branch. 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 Twin Branch.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Twin Branch ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Twin Branch. 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 Twin Branch - 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' distance that stretches from Twin Branch. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Twin Branch) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Twin Branch. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.4748, Longitude: -81.6684     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Twin Branch 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 Twin Branch.

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