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The location of Argillite













Welcome to Argillite ...

Argillite is located in Greenup County.

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

Argillite is 540 feet [165 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Argillite lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Argillite is located in the (606) area code.

The ZIP code for Argillite: 41121<3>

Communities near Argillite ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Argillite and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirDistance
Ashland   [Map]   20,669   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Flatwoods   [Map]   7,177   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Grayson   [Map]   3,999   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Raceland   [Map]   2,354   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Russell   [Map]   3,226   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Ironton (OH)   [Map]   10,722   E   8 miles [12.9 km]

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

See 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 Argillite. 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 Argillite. 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 Argillite.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Argillite ...

Looking for more information about Argillite? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Argillite, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Argillite.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Kentucky: https://kentucky.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 Argillite - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Argillite). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Argillite or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Argillite) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Argillite. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Argillite

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Argillite. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.4898, Longitude: -82.8282     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Argillite have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Argillite.

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