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Dry Run, Ohio
(Scioto County)

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The location of Dry Run

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Welcome to Dry Run ...

Dry Run is located in Scioto County.

Dry Run is 550 feet [168 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Dry Run is within the (740) area code.

Communities near Dry Run ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Firebrick (KY)   [Map]   ---   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Greenup (KY)   [Map]   1,153   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
South Shore (KY)   [Map]   1,086   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Vanceburg (KY)   [Map]   1,427   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
New Boston   [Map]   2,153   E   5 miles [8 km]
Otway   [Map]   84   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Dry Run.

Communities Also Named Dry Run ...

While we believe that this Dry Run is located in Scioto County, we know of another 2 Ohio communities named Dry Run. Those communities are located in the following counties: Columbiana and Hamilton County.

Beyond Ohio, there are 9 communities that are also named Dry Run - they are located in Arkansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Mississippi, Pennsylvania (2) and West Virginia.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Dry Run. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Dry Run. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Dry Run.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Dry Run:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dry Run ...

Looking for more information about Dry Run? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Dry Run? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Dry Run, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Dry Run.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Dry Run. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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About Scioto County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Dry Run - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that starts in Dry Run. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Dry Run) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dry Run. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.7773, Longitude: -83.0288     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Dry Run have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Dry Run.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Dry Run.