Exchange, West Virginia

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Exchange
Exchange is located in West Virginia
Exchange
Exchange
Location within the state of West Virginia
Exchange is located in the United States
Exchange
Exchange
Exchange (the United States)
Coordinates: 38°46′8″N 80°44′33″W / 38.76889°N 80.74250°W / 38.76889; -80.74250Coordinates: 38°46′8″N 80°44′33″W / 38.76889°N 80.74250°W / 38.76889; -80.74250
CountryUnited States
StateWest Virginia
CountyBraxton
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP codes
26619
GNIS feature ID1538778[1]

Exchange is an unincorporated community in Braxton County, West Virginia, United States that has the ZIP code of 26619.

Toponymy[edit]

An early variant name was Millburn. The present name was suggested on account of ownership of the local mill and other enterprises frequently changing hands.[2]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Exchange, West Virginia
  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. 235.