Lookout, West Virginia

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Lookout, West Virginia
Unincorporated community
Lookout, West Virginia is located in West Virginia
Lookout, West Virginia
Lookout, West Virginia
Lookout, West Virginia is located in USA
Lookout, West Virginia
Lookout, West Virginia
Coordinates: 38°03′55″N 80°58′06″W / 38.06528°N 80.96833°W / 38.06528; -80.96833Coordinates: 38°03′55″N 80°58′06″W / 38.06528°N 80.96833°W / 38.06528; -80.96833
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Fayette
Elevation 2,310 ft (700 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 25868
Area code(s) 304 & 681
GNIS feature ID 1554994[1]

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.[2]

The community was so named for the fact Indians used the elevated town site to look out over the surrounding area.[3]

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