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Arbovale, West Virginia
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Pocahontas
Elevation 2,726 ft (831 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 24915
Area code(s) 304 & 681
GNIS feature ID 1553737

Arbovale is an unincorporated community in Pocahontas County, West Virginia, United States. Arbovale is 12 miles (19 km) south of Durbin. Arbovale had a post office, which closed on March 3, 2007.

Arbovale derives its name from Adam Arbogast, who settled in the vale where the town site is situated.

Climate

The climate in this area has mild differences between highs and lows, and there is adequate rainfall year round. According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Arbovale has a marine west coast climate, abbreviated "Cfb" on climate maps.

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