Heaters, West Virginia

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Unincorporated community
Heaters is located in West Virginia
Heaters is located in the US
Location within the state of West Virginia
Coordinates: 38°45′42″N 80°38′29″W / 38.76167°N 80.64139°W / 38.76167; -80.64139Coordinates: 38°45′42″N 80°38′29″W / 38.76167°N 80.64139°W / 38.76167; -80.64139
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Braxton
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 26627

Heaters is a small unincorporated community in Braxton County, West Virginia, United States. Heaters is situated about three miles north of Flatwoods on U.S. Route 19, which is a paved two-lane road. Access to I-79 is at Flatwoods. Heater's has a United States Postal Service post office and the ZIP Code is 26627.

Heaters has no stoplight, no gas station, nor a general store. It used to have two bars, "The Boardwalk" and "Nancy's," both of which are now closed. The Boardwalk has become a restaurant, and Nancy's closed outright.


The community was named after the local Heater family.[1]


Squires Cemetery: NE of Heaters. About 38°45'47.0"N 80°37'17.2"W (38.763052, -80.621443) The headstones are in the north and west part of this small Squires Cemetery accessible from a gas well road to the south.


  1. ^ 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. 303.