Place:Oceana, Wyoming, West Virginia, United States

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NameOceana
Alt namesOccanasource: USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS54013915
TypeTown
Coordinates37.693°N 81.634°W
Located inWyoming, West Virginia, United States
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Oceana is a town in Wyoming County, West Virginia, United States. The population was 1,394 at the 2010 census.

Oceana was the subject of the 2013 documentary film Oxyana, which portrayed a bleak picture of a community affected by widespread abuse of the prescription painkiller Oxycontin. The film premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival.

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