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The location of Ovia













Welcome to Ovia ...

Ovia is located in Wayne County.

The location of Ovia has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Ovia is 1,060 feet [323 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Ovia lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Ovia is within the (641) area code.

Communities near Ovia ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Chariton   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the North (N) of Ovia

Located in Lucas County

Corydon   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of Ovia

Seymour   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Ovia

Russell   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Ovia

Located in Lucas County

Allerton   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of Ovia

Humeston   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of Ovia

Lucas   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Ovia

Located in Lucas County

Woodburn   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Ovia

Located in Clarke County

Garden Grove   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West (W) of Ovia

Located in Decatur County

Williamson   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North (N) of Ovia

Located in Lucas County

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Ovia.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Ovia. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Ovia. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Ovia.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Ovia:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ovia ...

Looking for more information about Ovia? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Ovia? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Ovia, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Ovia.

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Ovia. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Iowa: https://www.iowa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ovia - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Ovia) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ovia. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.8550, Longitude: -93.3177     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Ovia have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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