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Welcome to Blaine ...

Blaine is located in Belmont County<1>.

The pronunciation of Blaine: BLAY-n<2>

Blaine is 750 feet [229 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Blaine lies within the (740) area code.

Adding Blaine to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Blaine in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Blaine elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Blaine on a George F. Cram Map (1901).

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

Communities Also Named Blaine ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 29 communities that are also named Blaine - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Idaho (2), Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri (2), Nebraska, Nevada (2), New York, North Carolina, Oregon (2), South Carolina, Tennessee, Utah, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Blaine ...

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

  • Wheeling [Ohio County]
  • Moundsville [Marshall County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moundsville
    • Moundsville [Marshall County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the south of Blaine
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,252 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moundsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Moundsville<5>
  • Martins Ferry [Belmont County]
  • Saint Clairsville [Belmont County]
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    • Bellaire [Belmont County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bellaire
      • Bellaire [Belmont County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southeast of Blaine
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,013 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bellaire
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bellaire<5>
    • Barnesville [Belmont County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Barnesville
      • Barnesville [Belmont County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Blaine
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,998 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Barnesville have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Barnesville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Barnesville<5>
    • Shadyside [Belmont County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shadyside
      • Shadyside [Belmont County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Blaine
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,547 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shadyside have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shadyside
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shadyside<5>
    • Cadiz [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cadiz
      • Cadiz [Harrison County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Blaine
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,161 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cadiz
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cadiz<5>
    • Wellsburg [Brooke County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wellsburg
      • Wellsburg [Brooke County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Blaine
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,530 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wellsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wellsburg<5>
    • Bethlehem [Ohio County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bethlehem
      • Bethlehem [Ohio County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of Blaine
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,321 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bethlehem have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bethlehem

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Blaine ...

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

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About Belmont County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Blaine. 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 pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Blaine. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Blaine - 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- Blaine) 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 Blaine. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Blaine

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Blaine. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.0686, Longitude: -80.8175    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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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