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Welcome to Unus ...

Unus is located in Greenbrier County<1>.

Unus is 2,110 feet [643 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for Unus: (304) and (681)<3>

Adding Unus to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Unus 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 Unus was on a map titled Map of West Virginia (from Rand McNally, 1911).

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

Communities near Unus ...

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

  • Lewisburg [Greenbrier County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lewisburg
    • Lewisburg [Greenbrier County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of Unus
    • 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]
  • Ronceverte [Greenbrier County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ronceverte
    • Ronceverte [Greenbrier County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Unus
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,649 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ronceverte
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ronceverte<5>
  • Rainelle [Greenbrier County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rainelle
    • Rainelle [Greenbrier County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Unus
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,516 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rainelle
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rainelle<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Alderson [Greenbrier County]
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      • Alderson [Greenbrier County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Unus
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,111 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alderson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alderson<5>
    • Rupert [Greenbrier County]
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      • Rupert [Greenbrier County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Unus
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 880 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rupert
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rupert<5>
    • Quinwood [Greenbrier County]
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      • Quinwood [Greenbrier County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Unus
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 260 people
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    • Hillsboro [Pocahontas County]
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      • Hillsboro [Pocahontas County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Unus
      • 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>
    • Falling Spring [Greenbrier County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Falling Spring
      • Falling Spring [Greenbrier County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northeast of Unus
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 200 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Falling Spring have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Falling Spring
    • Clendenenville [Greenbrier County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clendenenville
      • Clendenenville [Greenbrier County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Unus
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clendenenville

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Unus ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Unus. 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 Unus - 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' (or 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- Unus) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Unus. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from UnusOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Unus. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.9411, Longitude: -80.4440    
<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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