Borderland, West Virginia

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Borderland, West Virginia
Unincorporated community
Borderland, West Virginia is located in West Virginia
Borderland, West Virginia
Borderland, West Virginia
Borderland, West Virginia is located in the US
Borderland, West Virginia
Borderland, West Virginia
Coordinates: 37°42′50″N 82°18′33″W / 37.71389°N 82.30917°W / 37.71389; -82.30917Coordinates: 37°42′50″N 82°18′33″W / 37.71389°N 82.30917°W / 37.71389; -82.30917
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Mingo
Elevation 653 ft (199 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 25665[1]
Area code(s) 304 & 681
GNIS feature ID 1553952[2]

Borderland is an unincorporated community in Mingo County, West Virginia, United States. Borderland is located along the Tug Fork and U.S. Routes 52 and 119 3 miles (4.8 km) northwest of Williamson. Borderland had a post office, which opened on March 6, 1905, and closed on June 20, 2009.[3]

The community may be named on account of its location near the Kentucky border.[4]

Climate[edit]

The climate in this area is characterized by hot, humid summers and generally mild to cool winters. According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Borderland has a humid subtropical climate, abbreviated "Cfa" on climate maps.[5]

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