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Welcome to Aid ...

Aid is located in Lawrence County<1>.

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

Aid is 580 feet [177 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Aid is within the boundaries of the (740) area code.

Websites for Aid ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.lawrencecountyohio.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Aid, the following might be of interest:

Adding Aid to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Aid 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 Aid was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Aid on a map titled George#&160;F. Cram Map (1901).

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

Communities Also Named Aid ...

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

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

Communities near Aid ...

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

  • Huntington [Cabell County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Huntington
    • Huntington [Cabell County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Aid
    • Estimated population in 2019: 45,110 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huntington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huntington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Huntington<5>
  • Ashland [Boyd County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ashland
    • Ashland [Boyd County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Aid
    • Estimated population in 2019: 20,146 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ashland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ashland<5>
  • Ironton [Lawrence County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ironton
    • Ironton [Lawrence County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Aid
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,532 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ironton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ironton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ironton<5>
  • Flatwoods [Greenup County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Flatwoods
    • Flatwoods [Greenup County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Aid
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,079 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Flatwoods have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Flatwoods
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Flatwoods<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Barboursville [Cabell County]
    • South Point [Lawrence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Point
      • South Point [Lawrence County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Aid
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,839 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Point have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Point
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for South Point<5>
    • Russell [Greenup County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Russell
      • Russell [Greenup County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Aid
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,231 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Russell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Russell<5>
    • Kenova [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kenova
      • Kenova [Wayne County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Aid
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,961 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kenova
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kenova<5>
    • Raceland [Greenup County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Raceland
      • Raceland [Greenup County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Aid
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,355 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Raceland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Raceland
    • Coal Grove [Lawrence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coal Grove
      • Coal Grove [Lawrence County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Aid
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,074 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Coal Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coal Grove

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Aid ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Ohio

About Lawrence County

About Ohio

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Lawrence, 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 elevation is an estimate for the area around Aid - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 from Point A (ie- Aid) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aid. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.5962, Longitude: -82.4932       In this case, the coordinates for Aid have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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