Upland, McDowell County, West Virginia

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Upland (the United States)
Coordinates: 37°23′33″N81°25′17″W / 37.39250°N 81.42139°W / 37.39250; -81.42139 Coordinates: 37°23′33″N81°25′17″W / 37.39250°N 81.42139°W / 37.39250; -81.42139
Country United States
State West Virginia
County McDowell
Elevation
1,857 ft (566 m)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
  Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
Area code(s) 304 & 681
GNIS feature ID1555858 [1]

Upland is an unincorporated community in McDowell County, West Virginia, United States. Upland is located on U.S. Route 52 2 miles (3.2 km) south-southeast of Northfork.

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