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Welcome to Amesville ...

The village of Amesville is located in Athens County<1>.

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

The pronunciation of Amesville: AIMS-vil<3>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Amesville has a population of 153 people<4> (see below for details).

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

Amesville is 630 feet [192 m] above sea level.<5>.

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

Amesville is within the (740) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Amesville had an population of 153 people. This is a decrease of 0.65% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 16.85% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Amesville had a population of 154 people. This makes Amesville the county's 10th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 154 people, the population of Amesville decreased 16.3% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 184 people).

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

Adding Amesville to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

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

In addition, we also found mention of Amesville elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Amesville on a George F. Cram Map (1901).

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

Communities Also Named Amesville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Amesville - they are located in Connecticut, Louisiana, Montana and Pennsylvania.

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

Communities near Amesville ...

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

  • Athens [Athens County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Athens
    • Athens [Athens County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the southwest of Amesville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 24,536 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Athens
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Athens<7>
  • Nelsonville [Athens County]
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    • Nelsonville [Athens County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the west of Amesville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,130 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nelsonville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nelsonville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nelsonville<7>
  • Glouster [Athens County]
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    • Glouster [Athens County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the northwest of Amesville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,780 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glouster have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glouster
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glouster<7>
  • McConnelsville [Morgan County]
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    • McConnelsville [Morgan County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the north of Amesville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,749 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McConnelsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on McConnelsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McConnelsville<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Beverly [Washington County]
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      • Beverly [Washington County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northeast of Amesville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,332 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beverly have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beverly
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beverly<7>
    • Chauncey [Athens County]
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      • Chauncey [Athens County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the west of Amesville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,035 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chauncey have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chauncey
    • Albany [Athens County]
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      • Albany [Athens County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southwest of Amesville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 891 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Albany
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Albany<7>
    • New Straitsville [Perry County]
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      • New Straitsville [Perry County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northwest of Amesville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 710 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Straitsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Straitsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Straitsville<7>
    • Shawnee [Perry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shawnee
      • Shawnee [Perry County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northwest of Amesville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 642 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shawnee
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shawnee<7>
    • Malta [Morgan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Malta
      • Malta [Morgan County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the north of Amesville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 640 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Malta have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Malta
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Malta<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 Amesville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Amesville.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Amesville ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Athens County: www.athenscountygovernment.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 Athens, 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 pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Amesville. 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.
<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Amesville.
<5>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Amesville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<6>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- Amesville) 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 Amesville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Amesville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amesville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.4015, Longitude: -81.9550       In this case, the coordinates for Amesville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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