West Virginia Features & Landmarks (Physical, Cultural & Historic Features)

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West Virginia Physical Features, Cultural Features & Historical Landmarks

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West Virginia
Physical Features
Areas 7
Bars 7
Basins 7
Bays 4
Beaches 1
Bends 40
Capes 16
Cliffs 15
Falls 16
Flats 47
Forests 14
Gaps 159
Islands 54
Lakes 19
Pillars 21
Ranges 13
Rapids 24
Ridges 720
Springs 954
Streams 8,661
Summits 1,020
Swamps 7
Valleys 1,012
Woods 1
West Virginia
Cultural Features
Airports 120
Bridges 460
Buildings 1,633
Canals 3
Cemeteries 3,657
Channels 4
Churches 3,861
Civil 519
Crossings 163
Dams 486
Hospitals 84
Locales 713
Mines 14
Oilfields 8
Parks 342
Post Offices 609
Reserves 6
Reservoirs 236
Schools 1,078
Towers 217
Trails 208
Tunnels 31
  • Physical Features are the natural features of the Earth's surface.
  • Cultural Features are landscape features that were created or shaped by humans.
  • Historical Features are features that no longer exist on the landscape.
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Information Updates

The Demographic Data for the 1,306 West Virginia cities, towns, counties, ZIP Codes and Census Designated Places (CDPs) profiled in this gazetteer is updated annually. Last Update: July 1, 2014.

The ZIP Code maps and the data regarding the number of residential and business addresses in each ZIP Code are updated four times per year. Last Update: November 1, 2014.

The information on the 38,707 West Virginia Physical, Cultural and Historic Features is updated six times per year. Last Update: October 5, 2014.

The School Attendance Zone Maps for 132 West Virginia public schools are updated four times per year. Last Update: October 6, 2014.