Summerlee, West Virginia

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Summerlee, West Virginia
Unincorporated community
Summerlee is located in West Virginia
Summerlee is located in the US
Coordinates: 38°00′10″N 81°09′36″W / 38.00278°N 81.16000°W / 38.00278; -81.16000Coordinates: 38°00′10″N 81°09′36″W / 38.00278°N 81.16000°W / 38.00278; -81.16000
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Fayette
Elevation 2,001 ft (610 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 304 & 681
GNIS feature ID 1555743[1]

Summerlee is an unincorporated community and coal town in Fayette County, West Virginia, United States. Summerlee is 2 miles (3.2 km) north-northwest of Oak Hill.

The community supposedly is named after a place in Scotland.[2]


  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. 612.