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Welcome to Aden ...

Aden is located in Hamilton County<1>.

The location of Aden has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

The pronunciation of Aden: AY-den<3>

Aden is 400 feet [122 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Note: If you travel east from Aden, you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Aden is within the (618) area code.

Communities Also Named Aden ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Aden - they are located in Alabama, Alberta, Kentucky, Mississippi, New Mexico, New York and Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Aden.

Communities near Aden ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Aden.

  • Fairfield [Wayne County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairfield
    • Fairfield [Wayne County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Aden
    • Estimated population in 2018: 4,981 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fairfield<6>
  • Carmi [White County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carmi have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carmi
    • Carmi [White County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Aden
    • Estimated population in 2018: 4,871 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carmi
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carmi<6>
  • McLeansboro [Hamilton County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McLeansboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McLeansboro
    • McLeansboro [Hamilton County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the south of Aden
    • Estimated population in 2018: 2,773 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on McLeansboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McLeansboro<6>
  • Norris City [White County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Norris City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Norris City
    • Norris City [White County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Aden
    • Estimated population in 2018: 1,187 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norris City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norris City<6>
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    • Wayne City [Wayne County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wayne City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wayne City
      • Wayne City [Wayne County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Aden
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,009 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wayne City<6>
    • Cisne [Wayne County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cisne have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cisne
      • Cisne [Wayne County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Aden
      • Estimated population in 2018: 664 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cisne
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cisne<6>
    • Bluford [Jefferson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bluford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bluford
      • Bluford [Jefferson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Aden
      • Estimated population in 2018: 661 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bluford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bluford<6>
    • Enfield [White County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Enfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Enfield
      • Enfield [White County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Aden
      • Estimated population in 2018: 556 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Enfield
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Enfield<6>
    • Dahlgren [Hamilton County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dahlgren have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dahlgren
      • Dahlgren [Hamilton County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Aden
      • Estimated population in 2018: 505 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dahlgren
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dahlgren<6>
    • Jeffersonville [Wayne County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jeffersonville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jeffersonville
      • Jeffersonville [Wayne County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of Aden
      • Estimated population in 2018: 359 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jeffersonville

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

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

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Aden. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Aden.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Aden. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Aden.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Aden. See our Newspapers Page for Aden.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Aden ...

Looking for more information about Aden? 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 Aden, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Aden.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Illinois

About Hamilton County

About Illinois

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Illinois: https://illinois.gov

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Illinois' counties, including Hamilton, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Aden. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Aden - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Aden) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aden. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.2417, Longitude: -88.4584       In this case, the coordinates for Aden have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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