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Dixie, West Virginia
Dixie, Nicholas County, West Virginia is located in West Virginia
Dixie, Nicholas County, West Virginia
Dixie, Nicholas County, West Virginia
Location in West Virginia
Dixie, Nicholas County, West Virginia is located in the United States
Dixie, Nicholas County, West Virginia
Dixie, Nicholas County, West Virginia
Location in the United States
Country United States
State West Virginia
Counties Fayette and Nicholas
Area
 • Total 0.729 sq mi (1.89 km2)
 • Land 0.729 sq mi (1.89 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation
725 ft (221 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 291
 • Density 399.2/sq mi (154.1/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
25059
Area code(s) 304 & 681
GNIS feature ID 1538212

Dixie is a census-designated place (CDP) in Fayette and Nicholas counties, West Virginia, United States. Dixie is located on West Virginia Route 16, 5.5 miles (8.9 km) north of Gauley Bridge. Dixie has a post office with ZIP code 25059. As of the 2010 census, its population was 291, with 202 residents in Nicholas County and 89 in Fayette County.

The community was named after Dixie, a nickname for the Southern United States, because a share of the first settlers were southerners.

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