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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 telephone area code for Anvil: (740)

Communities Also Named Anvil ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have 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 [Ohio County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wheeling
    • Wheeling [Ohio County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Anvil
    • Estimated population in 2019: 26,430 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wheeling
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wheeling<4>
  • Moundsville [Marshall County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moundsville
    • Moundsville [Marshall County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Anvil
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,252 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moundsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Moundsville<4>
  • Martins Ferry [Belmont County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Martins Ferry
    • Martins Ferry [Belmont County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the northeast of Anvil
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,517 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Martins Ferry
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Martins Ferry<4>
  • Saint Clairsville [Belmont County]
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    • Bellaire [Belmont County]
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      • Bellaire [Belmont County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the northeast of Anvil
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,013 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bellaire
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bellaire<4>
    • Barnesville [Belmont County]
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      • Barnesville [Belmont County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the west of Anvil
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,998 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Barnesville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Barnesville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Barnesville<4>
    • Shadyside [Belmont County]
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      • Shadyside [Belmont County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the east of Anvil
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,547 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shadyside have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shadyside
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shadyside<4>
    • Bethlehem [Ohio County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bethlehem
      • Bethlehem [Ohio County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northeast of Anvil
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,321 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bethlehem have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bethlehem
    • Bridgeport [Belmont County]
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      • Bridgeport [Belmont County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Anvil
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,728 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bridgeport have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bridgeport
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bridgeport<4>
    • McMechen [Marshall County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McMechen
      • McMechen [Marshall County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the east of Anvil
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,697 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McMechen have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McMechen
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McMechen<4>

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.

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About Belmont County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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: www.belmontcountyohio.org/

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 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>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Anvil) 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 Anvil. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Anvil

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Anvil. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.9908, Longitude: -80.8330    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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