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Buckeye, West Virginia
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Pocahontas
Elevation 2,110 ft (640 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 24924
Area code(s) 304 & 681
GNIS feature ID 1554019

Buckeye is an unincorporated community in Pocahontas County, West Virginia, United States. Buckeye is located along U.S. Route 219 3.5 miles (5.6 km) southwest of Marlinton. Buckeye has a post office with ZIP code 24924.

The community takes its name from nearby Buckeye Cove.


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, Buckeye has a marine west coast climate, abbreviated "Cfb" on climate maps.

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