Crawford, West Virginia

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Crawford, West Virginia
Unincorporated community
Crawford is located in West Virginia
Crawford is located in the US
Coordinates: 38°52′19″N 80°26′12″W / 38.87194°N 80.43667°W / 38.87194; -80.43667Coordinates: 38°52′19″N 80°26′12″W / 38.87194°N 80.43667°W / 38.87194; -80.43667
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Lewis
Elevation 1,099 ft (335 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 26343
Area code(s) 304 & 681
GNIS feature ID 1554217[1]

Crawford is an unincorporated community in Lewis County, West Virginia, United States. Crawford is 11.5 miles (18.5 km) south-southeast of Weston. Crawford had a post office, which closed on January 21, 1989; it still has its own ZIP code, 26343.[2][3]

The community was named in honor of a pioneer settler.[4]


  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "Postmaster Finder - Post Offices by ZIP Code". United States Postal Service. Retrieved March 5, 2012. 
  3. ^ United States Postal Service (2012). "USPS - Look Up a ZIP Code". Retrieved 2012-02-15. 
  4. ^ 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. 191.