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Welcome to Anvil ...

Anvil is located in Belmont County<1>.

Anvil is 1,300 feet [396 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Anvil: (740)

Communities Also Named Anvil ...

Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 4 communities that are also named Anvil - they are located in Arkansas, Georgia, Michigan and Mississippi.

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

Communities near Anvil ...

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

  • Wheeling
    (7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast)
  • Moundsville
    (6 miles [9.7 km] to the southeast)
  • Martins Ferry
    (9 miles [14.5 km] to the northeast)
  • Saint Clairsville
    (7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest)
  • Bellaire
    (5 miles [8 km] to the northeast)
  • Barnesville
    (18 miles [29 km] to the west)
  • Shadyside
    (4 miles [6.4 km] to the east)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shadyside have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shadyside
    • Shadyside is located in Belmont County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,513 people
    • Jump to a Google Map centered on Shadyside
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shadyside <3>
  • Bethlehem
    (8 miles [12.9 km] to the northeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bethlehem have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bethlehem
    • Bethlehem is located in Ohio County (WV)
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,298 people
    • Jump to a Google Map centered on Bethlehem
  • Bridgeport
    (7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast)
  • McMechen
    (5 miles [8 km] to the east)

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Anvil ...

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

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

The official website for Belmont County:

The official website for State of Ohio:

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Ohio's counties, including Belmont, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Anvil - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>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 found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.


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