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Carolina, West Virginia
Location in Marion County and the state of West Virginia.
Location in Marion County and the state of West Virginia.
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Marion
Area
 • Total 0.831 sq mi (2.15 km2)
 • Land 0.830 sq mi (2.15 km2)
 • Water 0.001 sq mi (0.003 km2)
Elevation
1,184 ft (361 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 411
 • Density 494.6/sq mi (191.0/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
26563
Area code(s) 304 & 681
GNIS feature ID 1554077

Carolina is a census-designated place (CDP) in Marion County, West Virginia, United States. Carolina is 2 miles (3.2 km) north-northwest of Worthington. Carolina has a post office with ZIP code 26563. As of the 2010 census, its population was 411.

The community was named after Caroline Wilson, the relative of a mining official.

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