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Welcome to Amity ...

Amity is located in Madison County.

Amity was settled in 1817.

Amity was originally named West Canaan.

Amity is 910 feet [277 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Amity is located in the (614) area code.

The ZIP code for Amity: 43064<2>

Communities near Amity ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Amity and not the distance if you are going to drive.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirDistance
Columbus   [Map]   879,170   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Delaware   [Map]   39,267   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Dublin   [Map]   47,619   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Gahanna   [Map]   35,297   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Grove City   [Map]   41,022   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Hilliard   [Map]   35,939   SE   5 miles [8 km]

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

Communities Also Named Amity ...

While we believe that this Amity is located in Madison County, we know of another 4 Ohio communities named Amity. Those communities are located in the following counties: Hamilton, Knox, Mahoning and Montgomery County.

Beyond Ohio, there are 24 communities that are also named Amity - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas (2), Colorado, Connecticut, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Missouri, New York, North Carolina, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Tennessee and Texas.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Amity. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Amity. 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 Amity.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Amity ...

Looking for more information about Amity? 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.

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

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About Madison County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Madison County: www.co.madison.oh.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Amity - 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 Amity). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Amity 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' (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- Amity) 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 Amity. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Amity

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amity. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.0689, Longitude: -83.2515     [Map].

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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 Amity.

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