Powhatan, West Virginia

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Powhatan
Unincorporated community
Looking north on Coal Heritage Road in Powhatan
Looking north on Coal Heritage Road in Powhatan
Powhatan is located in West Virginia
Powhatan
Powhatan
Location within the state of West Virginia
Powhatan is located in the US
Powhatan
Powhatan
Powhatan (the US)
Coordinates: 37°24′4″N 81°25′11″W / 37.40111°N 81.41972°W / 37.40111; -81.41972Coordinates: 37°24′4″N 81°25′11″W / 37.40111°N 81.41972°W / 37.40111; -81.41972
Country United States
State West Virginia
County McDowell
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 24877
GNIS feature ID 1555402[1]

Powhatan is an unincorporated community in McDowell County, West Virginia located approximately one mile from Northfork, West Virginia.

The community probably took its name from the local Powhatan Coal Company.[2]

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