Long Reach, West Virginia

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Long Reach, West Virginia
Unincorporated community
Long Reach, West Virginia is located in West Virginia
Long Reach, West Virginia
Long Reach, West Virginia
Long Reach, West Virginia is located in the US
Long Reach, West Virginia
Long Reach, West Virginia
Coordinates: 39°29′03″N 81°05′33″W / 39.48417°N 81.09250°W / 39.48417; -81.09250Coordinates: 39°29′03″N 81°05′33″W / 39.48417°N 81.09250°W / 39.48417; -81.09250
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Tyler
Elevation 646 ft (197 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 304 & 681
GNIS feature ID 1549794[1]

Long Reach is an unincorporated community in Tyler County, West Virginia, United States. Long Reach is located along the Ohio River and West Virginia Route 2 2.8 miles (4.5 km) southwest of Friendly.[2]

Long Reach is located along a 17-mile (27 km) relatively straight portion stretch of the Ohio River. This is the longest and straightest stretch of the entire river.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Long Reach". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. 
  2. ^ Tyler County, West Virginia General Highway Map (PDF) (Map). West Virginia Department of Transportation. 2011. p. 1. Retrieved February 22, 2012. 
  3. ^ Hay, Jerry M. (2008). Ohio River Guidebook. Inland Waterways Books. p. 28. Retrieved 22 November 2013.