Pickaway, West Virginia

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Pickaway, West Virginia
Unincorporated community
Pickaway, West Virginia is located in West Virginia
Pickaway, West Virginia
Pickaway, West Virginia
Pickaway, West Virginia is located in the US
Pickaway, West Virginia
Pickaway, West Virginia
Coordinates: 37°38′18″N 80°30′22″W / 37.63833°N 80.50611°W / 37.63833; -80.50611Coordinates: 37°38′18″N 80°30′22″W / 37.63833°N 80.50611°W / 37.63833; -80.50611
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Monroe
Elevation 2,172 ft (662 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 304 & 681
GNIS feature ID 1544791[1]

Pickaway is an unincorporated community in Monroe County, West Virginia, United States. Pickaway is located on U.S. Route 219 northeast of Union.

The community was named after the Pickaway Plains.[2] The Pickaway Rural Historic District was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1999.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ 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. 484. 
  3. ^ National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.