Ramage, West Virginia

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Ramage, West Virginia
Unincorporated community
Ramage, West Virginia is located in West Virginia
Ramage, West Virginia
Ramage, West Virginia
Ramage, West Virginia is located in the US
Ramage, West Virginia
Ramage, West Virginia
Coordinates: 37°59′03″N 81°49′31″W / 37.98417°N 81.82528°W / 37.98417; -81.82528Coordinates: 37°59′03″N 81°49′31″W / 37.98417°N 81.82528°W / 37.98417; -81.82528
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Boone
Elevation 810 ft (250 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 304 & 681
GNIS feature ID 1545391[1]

Ramage is an unincorporated community in Boone County, West Virginia, United States. Ramage is located on West Virginia Route 17 5 miles (8.0 km) south of Madison.

The community was named after J. B. Ramage, a mining official.[2]

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. 518.