McDowell, West Virginia facts for kids
|Elevation||1,965 ft (599 m)|
|Time zone||Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)|
|• Summer (DST)||EDT (UTC-4)|
|Area code(s)||304 & 681|
|GNIS feature ID||1555083|
The community most likely was named after the local McDowell Coal and Coke Company.
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