Metalton, West Virginia
|Elevation||2,257 ft (688 m)|
|Time zone||Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)|
|• Summer (DST)||EDT (UTC-4)|
The community most likely was so named on account of nearby coal and steel manufacturing.
- U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Metalton, West Virginia
- 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. 410.
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