Beard, West Virginia

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Beard, West Virginia
Unincorporated community
Beard, West Virginia is located in West Virginia
Beard, West Virginia
Beard, West Virginia
Beard, West Virginia is located in the US
Beard, West Virginia
Beard, West Virginia
Coordinates: 38°04′36″N 80°13′38″W / 38.07667°N 80.22722°W / 38.07667; -80.22722Coordinates: 38°04′36″N 80°13′38″W / 38.07667°N 80.22722°W / 38.07667; -80.22722
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Pocahontas
Elevation 2,008 ft (612 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 24921
Area code(s) 304 & 681
GNIS feature ID 1550200[1]

Beard is an unincorporated community in Pocahontas County, West Virginia, United States. Beard is located on the Greenbrier River 4 miles (6.4 km) south-southwest of Hillsboro.

The community was named after Josiah Beard, the proprietor of a local mill.[2]

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