Lookout, West Virginia
|Lookout, West Virginia|
|Elevation||2,310 ft (700 m)|
|Time zone||Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)|
|• Summer (DST)||EDT (UTC-4)|
|Area code(s)||304 & 681|
|GNIS feature ID||1554994|
Lookout is an unincorporated community in Fayette County, West Virginia, United States. Lookout is located on U.S. Route 60 7.5 miles (12.1 km) east of Fayetteville. Lookout has a post office with ZIP code 25868.
The community was so named for the fact Indians used the elevated town site to look out over the surrounding area.
- "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
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- 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. 384.
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