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Welcome to Vada ...

Vada is located in Lee County<1>.

Vada is 850 feet [259 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Vada is located in the (606) area code.

Communities Also Named Vada ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Vada - they are located in Georgia and Missouri.

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

Communities near Vada ...

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

  • Jackson [Breathitt County]
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    • Jackson [Breathitt County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Vada
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,917 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jackson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jackson<4>
  • Beattyville [Lee County]
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    • Beattyville [Lee County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Vada
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,461 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beattyville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beattyville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beattyville<4>
  • Ravenna [Estill County]
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    • Ravenna [Estill County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the west of Vada
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 557 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ravenna have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ravenna
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ravenna<4>
  • Campton [Wolfe County]
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    • Campton [Wolfe County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the north of Vada
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 417 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Campton<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Booneville [Owsley County]
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      • Booneville [Owsley County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Vada
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 155 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Booneville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Booneville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Booneville<4>
    • Saint Helens [Lee County]
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      • Saint Helens [Lee County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the southwest of Vada
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Helens have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Helens
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Helens<4>
    • Tallega [Lee County]
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      • Tallega [Lee County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the south of Vada
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    • Athol [Lee County]
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      • Athol [Lee County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the south of Vada
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Athol have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Athol
    • Bethany [Wolfe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bethany
      • Bethany [Wolfe County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the east of Vada
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bethany have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bethany
    • Lone [Lee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lone
      • Lone [Lee County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the south of Vada
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lone

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 Vada. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Vada.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Vada. 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 Vada.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Vada ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Kentucky's counties, including Lee, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Vada - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Vada) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Vada. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from VadaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Vada. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.6251, Longitude: -83.5940    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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