Powhatan, West Virginia

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Powhatan
Unincorporated community
Powhatan is located in West Virginia
Powhatan
Powhatan
Powhatan is located in the US
Powhatan
Powhatan
Location within the state of West Virginia
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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