Mead, West Virginia

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Mead, West Virginia
Unincorporated community
Mead, West Virginia is located in West Virginia
Mead, West Virginia
Mead, West Virginia
Mead, West Virginia is located in the US
Mead, West Virginia
Mead, West Virginia
Coordinates: 37°37′28″N 81°15′38″W / 37.62444°N 81.26056°W / 37.62444; -81.26056Coordinates: 37°37′28″N 81°15′38″W / 37.62444°N 81.26056°W / 37.62444; -81.26056
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Raleigh
Elevation 1,768 ft (539 m)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP codes 25877
Area code(s) 304 & 681
GNIS feature ID 1543037[1]

Mead is an unincorporated community in Raleigh County, West Virginia, United States. Mead is located on County Route 33 and Stonecoal Creek 2.7 miles (4.3 km) east-northeast of Rhodell.[2] Mead had a post office, which closed on June 10, 1989.[3] It was also known as Vanwood.

The community was named after C. H. Mead, the proprietor of a local mine.[4]

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The community of Mead
The community of Mead