Osage, West Virginia

Osage is an unincorporated community in Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States. It lies across the Monongahela River from Morgantown.

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Pool in Asage in 1946 with swimmers and Rear Admiral Joel T. Boone
Pool in Asage in 1946 with swimmers and Rear Admiral Joel T. Boone
Osage is located in West Virginia
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Location within the state of West Virginia
Osage is located in the United States
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Osage (the United States)
Coordinates: 39°39′31″N 80°00′27″W / 39.65861°N 80.00750°W / 39.65861; -80.00750Coordinates: 39°39′31″N 80°00′27″W / 39.65861°N 80.00750°W / 39.65861; -80.00750
CountryUnited States
StateWest Virginia
CountyMonongalia
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
GNIS feature ID1544449[1]

The community was named after the Osage Indians.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Osage, West Virginia
  2. ^ Kenny, Hamill (1945). West Virginia Place Names: Their Origin and Meaning, Including the Nomenclature of the Streams and Mountains. Piedmont, WV: The Place Name Press. p. 462.