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The location of Windy









Welcome to Windy ...

Windy is located in Wirt County.

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

Windy is 1,090 feet [332 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

Communities near Windy ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Windy and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirDistance
Belpre (OH)   [Map]   6,406   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Coolville (OH)   [Map]   498   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Elizabeth   [Map]   827   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
North Hills   [Map]   793   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Parkersburg   [Map]   30,096   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Ravenswood   [Map]   3,738   W   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

Communities Also Named Windy ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Windy - they are located in Alaska, British Columbia, Kentucky and Virginia.

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

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 Windy. 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 Windy. 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 Windy.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Windy ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Wirt County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Windy. 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 Windy - 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 from Point A (ie- Windy) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Windy. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.0281, Longitude: -81.5282     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Windy 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 Windy.

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