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Welcome to Adena ...

The village of Adena is primarily located in Jefferson County<1>. A portion of Adena extends into Harrison County.

The pronunciation of Adena: uh-DEEN-uh<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Adena has a population of 702 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Adena.

Adena is 870 feet [265 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Adena lies within the (740) area code.

The ZIP code for Adena: 43901<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Adena had an population of 702 people. This is a decrease of 7.51% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 13.87% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Adena had a population of 759 people. This makes Adena the county's 4th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 759 people, the population of Adena decreased 6.87% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 815 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Adena.

Communities Also Named Adena ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Ohio communities named Adena: This one is located in Jefferson County and the other is located in Harrison County.

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

Communities near Adena ...

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

  • Wheeling [Ohio County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wheeling
    • Wheeling [Ohio County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the southeast of Adena
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 26,283 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wheeling
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wheeling<7>
  • Weirton [Hancock County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Weirton
    • Weirton [Hancock County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northeast of Adena
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 18,068 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Weirton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Weirton<7>
  • Steubenville [Jefferson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Steubenville
    • Steubenville [Jefferson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Adena
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,586 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Steubenville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Steubenville<7>
  • Martins Ferry [Belmont County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Martins Ferry
    • Martins Ferry [Belmont County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Adena
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,426 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Martins Ferry
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Martins Ferry<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Saint Clairsville [Belmont County]
    • Bellaire [Belmont County]
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      • Bellaire [Belmont County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southeast of Adena
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,957 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bellaire<7>
    • Wintersville [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wintersville
      • Wintersville [Jefferson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the northeast of Adena
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,645 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wintersville have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wintersville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wintersville<7>
    • Shadyside [Belmont County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shadyside
      • Shadyside [Belmont County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the south of Adena
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,513 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shadyside have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shadyside
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shadyside<7>
    • Mingo Junction [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mingo Junction
      • Mingo Junction [Jefferson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the northeast of Adena
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,185 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mingo Junction
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mingo Junction<7>
    • Cadiz [Harrison County]
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      • Cadiz [Harrison County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Adena
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,153 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cadiz
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cadiz<7>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Adena ...

Looking for more information about Adena? 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 Adena, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Adena.

Adding Adena to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Adena in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Adena was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Adena on our Genealogy Page.

Mentions & References for Adena

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About Jefferson County

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

The official website for Jefferson County: www.jeffersoncountyoh.com/

The official website for State of Ohio: https://ohio.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Ohio's counties, including Jefferson, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Adena. 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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Adena.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Adena - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 village (such as Adena). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Adena or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Adena) 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 Adena. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from AdenaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Adena. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.2186, Longitude: -80.8730    
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<8>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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