Joker, West Virginia

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Joker, West Virginia
Unincorporated community
Joker is located in West Virginia
Joker is located in the US
Location within the state of West Virginia
Coordinates: 38°54′21″N 81°10′10″W / 38.90583°N 81.16944°W / 38.90583; -81.16944Coordinates: 38°54′21″N 81°10′10″W / 38.90583°N 81.16944°W / 38.90583; -81.16944
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Calhoun
Elevation 1,106 ft (337 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
GNIS ID 1549763[1]

Joker is an unincorporated community in Calhoun County, West Virginia. Its post office [2] is closed.

The community was named after Joker Sewel, a local merchant. The village once had a store, post office and the Bryner Chapel Methodist Church, closed after 100 years.[3]