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Welcome to Wolfcreek ...

Wolfcreek is located in Monroe County<1>.

The location of Wolfcreek has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Wolfcreek is 1,590 feet [485 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Wolfcreek: (304) & (681)<4>

Communities Also Named Wolfcreek ...

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

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

Communities near Wolfcreek ...

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

  • Lewisburg [Greenbrier County]
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    • Lewisburg [Greenbrier County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Wolfcreek
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,766 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lewisburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lewisburg<6>
  • White Sulphur Springs [Greenbrier County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White Sulphur Springs
    • White Sulphur Springs [Greenbrier County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Wolfcreek
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,325 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Sulphur Springs
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for White Sulphur Springs<6>
  • Hinton [Summers County]
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    • Hinton [Summers County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of Wolfcreek
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,321 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hinton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hinton<6>
  • Ronceverte [Greenbrier County]
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    • Ronceverte [Greenbrier County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Wolfcreek
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,649 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ronceverte
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ronceverte<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Alderson [Greenbrier County]
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      • Alderson [Greenbrier County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the north of Wolfcreek
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,111 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alderson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alderson<6>
    • Union [Monroe County]
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      • Union [Monroe County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Wolfcreek
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 539 people
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    • Meadow Bridge [Fayette County]
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      • Meadow Bridge [Fayette County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Wolfcreek
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 344 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Meadow Bridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meadow Bridge
    • Frazier [Greenbrier County]
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      • Frazier [Greenbrier County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Wolfcreek
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    • Fort Spring [Greenbrier County]
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      • Fort Spring [Greenbrier County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Wolfcreek
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    • Hillsdale [Monroe County]
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      • Hillsdale [Monroe County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Wolfcreek
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hillsdale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hillsdale

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wolfcreek ...

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

Adding Wolfcreek to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Wolfcreek in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Wolfcreek was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Wolfcreek on a map titled Rand McNally Map of West Virginia (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Wolfcreek on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Wolfcreek. 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 Monroe, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Wolfcreek - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).
<5>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- Wolfcreek) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wolfcreek. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.6654, Longitude: -80.6240       In this case, the coordinates for Wolfcreek have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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