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Welcome to Amity ...

Amity is located in Montgomery County<1>.

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

Amity is 990 feet [302 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Amity is within the (937) area code.

Adding Amity to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Communities Also Named Amity ...

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

Communities near Amity ...

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

  • Dayton [Montgomery County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dayton
    • Dayton [Montgomery County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of Amity
    • Estimated population in 2019: 140,407 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dayton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dayton<5>
  • Kettering [Montgomery County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kettering
    • Kettering [Montgomery County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Amity
    • Estimated population in 2019: 54,855 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kettering
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kettering<5>
  • Middletown [Butler County]
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    • Middletown [Butler County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Amity
    • Estimated population in 2019: 48,807 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middletown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middletown<5>
  • Beavercreek [Greene County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beavercreek
    • Beavercreek [Greene County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Amity
    • Estimated population in 2019: 47,741 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beavercreek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beavercreek
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beavercreek<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Huber Heights [Montgomery County]
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      • Huber Heights [Montgomery County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Amity
      • Estimated population in 2019: 38,154 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huber Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huber Heights
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Huber Heights<5>
    • Fairborn [Greene County]
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      • Fairborn [Greene County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Amity
      • Estimated population in 2019: 33,876 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fairborn have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairborn
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fairborn<5>
    • Troy [Miami County]
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      • Troy [Miami County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Amity
      • Estimated population in 2019: 26,281 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Troy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Troy
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Troy<5>
    • Riverside [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Riverside
      • Riverside [Montgomery County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Amity
      • Estimated population in 2019: 25,133 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Riverside have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Riverside
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Riverside<5>
    • Centerville [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Centerville
      • Centerville [Montgomery County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Amity
      • Estimated population in 2019: 23,703 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Centerville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Centerville<5>
    • Miamisburg [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Miamisburg
      • Miamisburg [Montgomery County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Amity
      • Estimated population in 2019: 20,143 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Miamisburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Miamisburg<5>

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

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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Amity.

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

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.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Ohio

About Montgomery County

About Ohio

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 Montgomery County: www.co.montgomery.oh.us/

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 Montgomery, 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 Amity - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Amity) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amity. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.7892, Longitude: -84.3669       In this case, the coordinates for Amity 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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