Greenland, West Virginia

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Greenland, West Virginia
Unincorporated community
Greenland is located in West Virginia
Greenland is located in the US
Coordinates: 39°11′31″N 79°9′11″W / 39.19194°N 79.15306°W / 39.19194; -79.15306Coordinates: 39°11′31″N 79°9′11″W / 39.19194°N 79.15306°W / 39.19194; -79.15306
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Grant
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
GNIS feature ID 1549717[1]

Greenland is an unincorporated community between Walker's Ridge and New Creek Mountain on the North Fork Patterson Creek in Grant County, West Virginia, United States. Greenland lies at the western end of Greenland Gap in New Creek Mountain.

The community most likely was named for their green land at and around the original town site.[2]

Notable people[edit]

Notable people that were born or lived in Greenland include: