A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada

Wilbur, West Virginia
(Tyler County)

Nearby Census Genealogy
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Other WV

The location of Wilbur

Welcome to Wilbur ...

Wilbur is located in Tyler County.

The location of Wilbur has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Wilbur is 1,030 feet [314 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

Communities near Wilbur ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Wilbur and not the distance if you are going to drive.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Matamoras (OH)   [Map]   871   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Harrisville   [Map]   1,740   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Middlebourne   [Map]   766   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
New Martinsville   [Map]   5,138   N   18 miles [29 km]
Paden City   [Map]   2,424   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Pennsboro   [Map]   1,045   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Wilbur ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two West Virginia communities named Wilbur: This one is located in Tyler County and the other is located in Logan County.

Beyond West Virginia, there are 15 communities that are also named Wilbur - they are located in Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Missouri, New York, Ontario (3), Oregon (2), Pennsylvania (2), Tennessee and Washington.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Wilbur. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Wilbur. 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 Wilbur.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wilbur ...

Looking for more information about Wilbur? 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.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for West Virginia

About Tyler County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of West Virginia:

Footnotes ...

<1>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.

- Return to Citation

<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Wilbur - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

- Return to Citation

<3>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).

- Return to Citation

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wilbur. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.3765, Longitude: -80.8246     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Wilbur have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

- Return to Citation

<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Wilbur.

- Return to Citation






Sitemap Privacy
of Use



Copyright 2019
All Rights Reserved

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

This page was last modified: 21 Jan 2019