Raysal, West Virginia

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Raysal
Census-designated place (CDP)
Raysal is located in West Virginia
Raysal
Raysal
Location within the state of West Virginia
Coordinates: 37°20′35″N 81°46′56″W / 37.34306°N 81.78222°W / 37.34306; -81.78222Coordinates: 37°20′35″N 81°46′56″W / 37.34306°N 81.78222°W / 37.34306; -81.78222
Country United States
State West Virginia
County McDowell
Area[1]
 • Total 1.244 sq mi (3.22 km2)
 • Land 1.229 sq mi (3.18 km2)
 • Water 0.015 sq mi (0.04 km2)
Elevation 1,201 ft (366 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 465
 • Density 370/sq mi (140/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 24879
Area code(s) 304 & 681
GNIS feature ID 1555448[3]

Raysal is a census-designated place (CDP) in McDowell County, West Virginia, United States. Raysal is located along West Virginia Route 83 1 mile (1.6 km) southeast of Bradshaw. Raysal has a post office with ZIP code 24879.[4] As of the 2010 census, its population was 465.[2]

The community's name is an amalgamation of Raymond Salvati, a mining official.[5]

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