Renicks Valley, West Virginia

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Renicks Valley, West Virginia
Unincorporated community
Renicks Valley, West Virginia is located in West Virginia
Renicks Valley, West Virginia
Renicks Valley, West Virginia
Renicks Valley, West Virginia is located in the US
Renicks Valley, West Virginia
Renicks Valley, West Virginia
Coordinates: 38°03′16″N 80°18′11″W / 38.05444°N 80.30306°W / 38.05444; -80.30306Coordinates: 38°03′16″N 80°18′11″W / 38.05444°N 80.30306°W / 38.05444; -80.30306
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Greenbrier
Elevation 2,480 ft (760 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 304 & 681
GNIS feature ID 1555463[1]

Renicks Valley is an unincorporated community in Greenbrier County, West Virginia, United States. Renicks Valley is 5 miles (8.0 km) northeast of Falling Spring (Renick).

The community was named after Major William Renick, a pioneer settler.[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. 528.