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Welcome to Gage ...

Gage is located in Gallia County<1>.

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

Gage is 660 feet [201 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Gage is located in the (740) area code.

Websites for Gage ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.galliacounty.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Gage, the following might be of interest:

Communities Also Named Gage ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 15 communities that are also named Gage - they are located in Alabama, Alberta, California, Kentucky, Missouri, Montana, New Mexico (2), New York, North Carolina (2), Oklahoma (2), Texas and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Gage ...

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

  • Point Pleasant
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Point Pleasant
    • Point Pleasant lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Gage.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,017 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Point Pleasant have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Point Pleasant
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Point Pleasant<5>
  • Gallipolis
  • Oak Hill
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oak Hill
    • Oak Hill lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Gage.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,531 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oak Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oak Hill
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oak Hill<5>
  • South Webster
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Webster
    • South Webster lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Gage.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 796 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Webster have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Webster
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for South Webster<5>
  • Rio Grande
  • Crown City
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crown City
    • Crown City lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Gage.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 399 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crown City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crown City
  • Henderson
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Henderson
    • Henderson lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Gage.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 258 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Henderson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Henderson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Henderson<5>
  • Vinton
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vinton
    • Vinton lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Gage.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 208 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vinton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vinton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vinton<5>
  • Wilkesville
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wilkesville
    • Wilkesville lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Gage.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 144 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilkesville
  • Cheshire
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cheshire
    • Cheshire lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Gage.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 127 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cheshire have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cheshire

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Gage ...

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

Adding Gage to Our Gazetteer ...

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

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Gage was on a map titled Road Map for Ohio (from Shell Oil, 1956).

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

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

The official website for Gallia County: www.gallianet.net/

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 Gallia, 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 Gage - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Gage) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gage. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.7962, Longitude: -82.3977       In this case, the coordinates for Gage 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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