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Welcome to Apex ...

Apex is located in Harrison County<1>.

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

Apex is 1,150 feet [351 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Apex is within the (740) area code.

Communities Also Named Apex ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Ohio communities named Apex: This one is located in Harrison County and the other is located in Pike County.

Beyond Ohio, there are 15 communities that are also named Apex - they are located in Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Georgia, Kentucky (2), Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New York, North Carolina and Oregon.

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

Communities near Apex ...

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

  • Weirton [Hancock County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Weirton
    • Weirton [Hancock County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Apex
    • Estimated population in 2019: 18,266 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Weirton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Weirton<5>
  • Steubenville [Jefferson County]
  • Toronto [Jefferson County]
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    • Toronto [Jefferson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Apex
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,923 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Toronto have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Toronto
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Toronto<5>
  • Wintersville [Jefferson County]
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    • Wintersville [Jefferson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the east of Apex
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,669 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wintersville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wintersville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wintersville<5>
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    • Wellsville [Columbiana County]
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      • Wellsville [Columbiana County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Apex
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,306 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wellsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wellsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wellsville<5>
    • Mingo Junction [Jefferson County]
    • Cadiz [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cadiz
      • Cadiz [Harrison County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Apex
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,161 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cadiz
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cadiz<5>
    • Carrollton [Carroll County]
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      • Carrollton [Carroll County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Apex
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,026 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carrollton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carrollton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carrollton<5>
    • Follansbee [Brooke County]
    • Wellsburg [Brooke County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wellsburg
      • Wellsburg [Brooke County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Apex
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,530 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wellsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wellsburg<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 Apex. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Apex.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Apex ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Ohio

About Harrison County

About Ohio

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Harrison, 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 Apex - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Apex) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Apex. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.4103, Longitude: -80.9093       In this case, the coordinates for Apex 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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