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Welcome to Dwale ...

Dwale is located in Floyd County.

Dwale is 650 feet [198 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

The area code for Dwale: (606)

The ZIP code for Dwale: 41621<2>

Communities near Dwale ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Dwale and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Coal Run Village   [Map]   1,526   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Dana   [Map]   ---   S   5 miles [8 km]
Inez   [Map]   643   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Martin   [Map]   570   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Paintsville   [Map]   4,082   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Pikeville   [Map]   6,685   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]

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

Communities Also Named Dwale ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Dwale - it's located in Virginia.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Dwale. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Dwale. 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 Dwale.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dwale ...

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

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

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

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

The official website for State of Kentucky: www.kentucky.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Dwale - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>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 Dwale). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Dwale or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that begins in Dwale. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Dwale) 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 Dwale. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Dwale

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dwale. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.6232, Longitude: -82.7238     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Dwale have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Dwale.

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