Wheat, West Virginia

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Wheat
Unincorporated community
Wheat is located in West Virginia
Wheat
Wheat
Wheat is located in the US
Wheat
Wheat
Location within the state of West Virginia
Coordinates: 39°37′35″N 80°35′41″W / 39.62639°N 80.59472°W / 39.62639; -80.59472Coordinates: 39°37′35″N 80°35′41″W / 39.62639°N 80.59472°W / 39.62639; -80.59472
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Wetzel
Elevation 1,040 ft (320 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
GNIS ID 1555963[1]

Wheat is an unincorporated community in Wetzel County, West Virginia. Its post office[2] opened in 1837, closed in 1950.

The community was named for wheat fields near the original town site.[3]

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