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The location of Willibet









Welcome to Willibet ...

Willibet is located in Raleigh County.

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

Willibet is 2,350 feet [716 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Willibet is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Telephone area codes for Willibet: (304) & (681)<3>

Communities near Willibet ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Willibet and not the distance if you are driving.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirDistance
Athens   [Map]   921   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Beckley   [Map]   16,404   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Hinton   [Map]   2,448   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Mabscott   [Map]   1,298   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Mount Hope   [Map]   1,310   N   18 miles [29 km]
Mullens   [Map]   1,369   W   10 miles [16.1 km]

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

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 Willibet. 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 Willibet. 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 Willibet.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Willibet ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Willibet. 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>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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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Willibet - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Willibet. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.6182, Longitude: -81.1962     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Willibet have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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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 Willibet.

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