kids encyclopedia robot

Shoals, West Virginia facts for kids

Kids Encyclopedia Facts
Quick facts for kids
Shoals, West Virginia
Lua error in Module:Location_map at line 412: attempt to index field 'wikibase' (a nil value).
Coordinates: 38°19′37″N 82°28′31″W / 38.32694°N 82.47528°W / 38.32694; -82.47528Coordinates: 38°19′37″N 82°28′31″W / 38.32694°N 82.47528°W / 38.32694; -82.47528
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Wayne
Elevation
568 ft (173 m)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
25562
Area code(s) 304 & 681
GNIS feature ID 1555615

Shoals is an unincorporated community in Wayne County, West Virginia, United States. Shoals is located on West Virginia Route 75, 6.5 miles (10.5 km) south-southwest of downtown Huntington. Shoals has a post office with ZIP code 25562.

The community was named for a river shoal near the original town site.

kids search engine
Shoals, West Virginia Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.