Elton, West Virginia

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Unincorporated community
Elton is located in West Virginia
Elton is located in the US
Location within the state of West Virginia
Coordinates: 37°49′42″N 80°48′11″W / 37.82833°N 80.80306°W / 37.82833; -80.80306Coordinates: 37°49′42″N 80°48′11″W / 37.82833°N 80.80306°W / 37.82833; -80.80306
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Summers
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)

Elton (also Hutchinsons Mill) is an unincorporated community in Summers County, West Virginia, United States. It lies to the northeast of the city of Hinton, the county seat of Summers County.[1] Its elevation is 1,749 feet (533 m).[2] Elton had a post office, with the ZIP code of 25965, until it closed on July 11, 2009.[3]

The name Elton most likely was derived from the name of a local family.[4]