Dryfork, West Virginia

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Dryfork, West Virginia
Unincorporated community
Dryfork, West Virginia is located in West Virginia
Dryfork, West Virginia
Dryfork, West Virginia
Dryfork, West Virginia is located in the US
Dryfork, West Virginia
Dryfork, West Virginia
Coordinates: 38°58′07″N 79°30′10″W / 38.96861°N 79.50278°W / 38.96861; -79.50278Coordinates: 38°58′07″N 79°30′10″W / 38.96861°N 79.50278°W / 38.96861; -79.50278
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Randolph and Tucker
Elevation 2,205 ft (672 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 26263
Area code(s) 304 & 681
GNIS feature ID 1554331[1]

Dryfork is an unincorporated community in Randolph County and Tucker County, West Virginia, USA. It is located along West Virginia Route 32 3.5 miles (5.6 km) north-northeast of Harman. Dryfork has a post office with ZIP code 26263.[2]

The community takes its name from nearby Dry Fork Cheat River.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ ZIP Code Lookup Archived June 15, 2011, at the Wayback Machine.
  3. ^ 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. 215.