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Welcome to Weyanoke ...

Weyanoke is located in Mercer County<1>.

Weyanoke is 2,410 feet [735 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Weyanoke is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Area codes for Weyanoke: (304) and (681)<3>

Communities Also Named Weyanoke ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Weyanoke - they are located in Louisiana and Virginia (2).

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

Communities near Weyanoke ...

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

  • Bluefield [Mercer County]
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    • Bluefield [Mercer County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the south of Weyanoke
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,629 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bluefield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bluefield<5>
  • Princeton [Mercer County]
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    • Princeton [Mercer County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of Weyanoke
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,675 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Princeton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Princeton<5>
  • Bluefield [Tazewell County]
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    • Bluefield [Tazewell County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the south of Weyanoke
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,837 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bluefield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bluefield<5>
  • Welch [McDowell County]
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    • Welch [McDowell County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Weyanoke
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,644 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Welch
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Welch<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Mullens [Wyoming County]
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      • Mullens [Wyoming County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Weyanoke
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,325 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mullens have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mullens
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mullens<5>
    • Athens [Mercer County]
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      • Athens [Mercer County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Weyanoke
      • Estimated population in 2019: 897 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Athens
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Athens<5>
    • Gary [McDowell County]
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      • Gary [McDowell County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Weyanoke
      • Estimated population in 2019: 788 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gary have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gary
    • Pineville [Wyoming County]
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      • Pineville [Wyoming County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Weyanoke
      • Estimated population in 2019: 574 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pineville have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pineville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pineville<5>
    • Pocahontas [Tazewell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pocahontas
      • Pocahontas [Tazewell County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Weyanoke
      • Estimated population in 2019: 353 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pocahontas
    • Bramwell [Mercer County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bramwell
      • Bramwell [Mercer County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Weyanoke
      • Estimated population in 2019: 337 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bramwell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bramwell<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Weyanoke ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community in West Virginia

About Mercer County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Weyanoke. 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 Mercer, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Weyanoke - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Weyanoke) 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 Weyanoke. 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 Weyanoke

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Weyanoke. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.4160, Longitude: -81.2618    
<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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