Kirk, West Virginia

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Kirk, West Virginia
Unincorporated community
Kirk, West Virginia is located in West Virginia
Kirk, West Virginia
Kirk, West Virginia
Kirk, West Virginia is located in the US
Kirk, West Virginia
Kirk, West Virginia
Coordinates: 37°53′39″N 82°14′36″W / 37.89417°N 82.24333°W / 37.89417; -82.24333Coordinates: 37°53′39″N 82°14′36″W / 37.89417°N 82.24333°W / 37.89417; -82.24333
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Mingo
Elevation 873 ft (266 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 304 & 681
GNIS feature ID 1554888[1]

Kirk is an unincorporated community in Mingo County, West Virginia, United States. Kirk is 10 miles (16 km) northeast of Kermit.

An early variant name was Buttercup.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ 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. 353.