Crag, West Virginia

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Crag, West Virginia
Unincorporated community
Crag is located in West Virginia
Crag is located in the US
Coordinates: 37°54′30″N 80°44′59″W / 37.90833°N 80.74972°W / 37.90833; -80.74972Coordinates: 37°54′30″N 80°44′59″W / 37.90833°N 80.74972°W / 37.90833; -80.74972
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Greenbrier
Elevation 2,487 ft (758 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 304 & 681
GNIS feature ID 1560588[1]

Crag is an unincorporated community in Greenbrier County, West Virginia, United States. Crag is 4 miles (6.4 km) south-southeast of Rainelle.

The community was named for the rocky crags near the town site.[2]


  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ Kenny, Hamill (1945). West Virginia Place Names: Their Origin and Meaning, Including the Nomenclature of the Streams and Mountains. Piedmont, WV: The Place Name Press. p. 189.