Emoryville, West Virginia

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Emoryville
Unincorporated community
Emoryville is located in West Virginia
Emoryville
Emoryville
Emoryville is located in the US
Emoryville
Emoryville
Location within the state of West Virginia
Coordinates: 39°21′12″N 79°10′13″W / 39.35333°N 79.17028°W / 39.35333; -79.17028Coordinates: 39°21′12″N 79°10′13″W / 39.35333°N 79.17028°W / 39.35333; -79.17028
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Mineral
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
GNIS feature ID 1538709[1]

Emoryville is an unincorporated community and coal town in Mineral County, West Virginia, United States. It is part of the Cumberland, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area. According to the Geographic Names Information System, Emoryville has also been known throughout its history as Emery, Emory, Switch Back, and Switch Back Station.

The community most likely takes its name from nearby Emory Run creek.[2]

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