Levels, West Virginia

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Unincorporated community
Levels United Methodist Church
Levels United Methodist Church
Levels is located in West Virginia
Levels is located in the US
Location within the state of West Virginia
Coordinates: 39°29′4″N 78°33′13″W / 39.48444°N 78.55361°W / 39.48444; -78.55361Coordinates: 39°29′4″N 78°33′13″W / 39.48444°N 78.55361°W / 39.48444; -78.55361
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Hampshire
Population (2000)
 • Total 147
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 25431
GNIS feature ID 1541801[1]

Levels is an unincorporated community in Hampshire County in the U.S. state of West Virginia. According to the 2000 census, the Levels community has a population of 147.[2] It is home to John J. Cornwell Elementary School.

The community was so named on account of the relatively level original town site.[3] Levels was originally known as Levels Cross Roads because of its location at the intersection of four roads in north-central Hampshire County: Bright's Hollow Road (County Route 5/5) north to Okonoko, Little Cacapon-Levels Road (County Route 3/3) southeast to Slanesville, Jersey Mountain Road (County Route 5) south to Romney, and Frenches Station Road (County Route 5/7) northwest to South Branch Depot.

Notable residents[edit]


  • Church of the Brethren
    • Capon Chapel Church of the Brethren, Little Cacapon-Levels Road (CR 3/3)
    • Oak Grove Church of the Brethren, Jersey Mountain Road (CR 5)
  • Methodist
    • Levels United Methodist Church, Jersey Mountain Road (CR 5)


External links[edit]

Levels Family Store and Post Office