Job, West Virginia

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Job, West Virginia
Unincorporated community
Job, West Virginia is located in West Virginia
Job, West Virginia
Job, West Virginia
Job, West Virginia is located in the US
Job, West Virginia
Job, West Virginia
Coordinates: 38°51′51″N 79°33′25″W / 38.86417°N 79.55694°W / 38.86417; -79.55694Coordinates: 38°51′51″N 79°33′25″W / 38.86417°N 79.55694°W / 38.86417; -79.55694
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Randolph
Elevation 2,582 ft (787 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 26274
Area code(s) 304 & 681
GNIS feature ID 1551576[1]

Job is an unincorporated community in Randolph County, West Virginia, USA. It is 4.5 miles (7.2 km) south-southwest of Harman and is situated where Stinking Run enters the Dry Fork Cheat River. The earliest settler there was Thomas Summerfield who came in 1784.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ Maxwell, Hu (1898). The History of Randolph County, West Virginia, From its Earliest Settlement to the Present, The Acme Publishing Company, Morgantown, W.Va. (Reprinted, McClain Printing Company, Parsons, W.Va., 1961). p. 415.