Port Amherst, West Virginia

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Port Amherst, West Virginia
Unincorporated community
Port Amherst, West Virginia is located in West Virginia
Port Amherst, West Virginia
Port Amherst, West Virginia
Coordinates: 38°18′35″N 81°33′24″W / 38.30972°N 81.55667°W / 38.30972; -81.55667Coordinates: 38°18′35″N 81°33′24″W / 38.30972°N 81.55667°W / 38.30972; -81.55667
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Kanawha
Elevation 607 ft (185 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 304 & 681
GNIS feature ID 1545156[1]

Port Amherst is an unincorporated community in Kanawha County, West Virginia, United States. Port Amherst is located on the Kanawha River southeast of Charleston. It is the northern terminus of the West Virginia Turnpike and is also served by U.S. Route 60. It was also known as Reed.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.