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Welcome to Wharncliffe ...

Wharncliffe is located in Mingo County.

Wharncliffe is 840 feet [256 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Telephone area codes for Wharncliffe: (304) & (681)<2>

The ZIP code for Wharncliffe: 25651<3>

Communities near Wharncliffe ...

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 you drove.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirectionDistance
Majestic (KY)   [Map]   ---   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Bradshaw   [Map]   286   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Davy   [Map]   356   E   18 miles [29 km]
Delbarton   [Map]   514   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Gilbert Creek   [Map]   ---   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
Gilbert   [Map]   403   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Wharncliffe ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Wharncliffe - it's located in Ontario.

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

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 Wharncliffe. 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 Wharncliffe. 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 Wharncliffe.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wharncliffe ...

Looking for more information about Wharncliffe? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Wharncliffe, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Wharncliffe.

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Communities in West Virginia

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About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Wharncliffe. 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 Wharncliffe - 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>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Wharncliffe). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Wharncliffe or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance beginning in Wharncliffe. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Wharncliffe) 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 Wharncliffe. 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 Wharncliffe

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wharncliffe. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.5553, Longitude: -81.9658     [Map].

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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 Wharncliffe.

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