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Thorpe
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State West Virginia
County McDowell
Elevation 1,437 ft (438 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 24888
Area code(s) 304 & 681
GNIS feature ID 1555807

Thorpe is former coal town located in McDowell County, West Virginia, United States. Thorpe was an independent community and was incorporated into Gary, West Virginia in 1971. Thorpe has its own post office.


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