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Welcome to Goodwin ...

Goodwin is located in Monroe County<1>.

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

Goodwin is 1,300 feet [396 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Goodwin lies within the (740) area code.

Communities Also Named Goodwin ...

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

Beyond Ohio, there are 17 communities that are also named Goodwin - they are located in Arizona, Arkansas, California, Maine, Nebraska, Nevada, North Carolina, Oklahoma (2), Ontario, South Dakota, Texas (2), Virginia, Washington and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Goodwin ...

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

  • Moundsville [Marshall County]
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    • Moundsville [Marshall County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Goodwin
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,117 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Moundsville<5>
  • New Martinsville [Wetzel County]
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    • New Martinsville [Wetzel County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the southeast of Goodwin
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,111 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Martinsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Martinsville<5>
  • Paden City [Tyler County]
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    • Paden City [Tyler County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the south of Goodwin
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,296 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Paden City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Paden City<5>
  • Woodsfield [Monroe County]
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    • Woodsfield [Monroe County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Goodwin
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,202 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Woodsfield<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Powhatan Point [Belmont County]
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      • Powhatan Point [Belmont County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Goodwin
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,502 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Powhatan Point<5>
    • Sistersville [Tyler County]
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      • Sistersville [Tyler County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Goodwin
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,267 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sistersville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sistersville<5>
    • Matamoras [Washington County]
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      • Matamoras [Washington County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Goodwin
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 860 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Matamoras have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Matamoras
    • Middlebourne [Tyler County]
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      • Middlebourne [Tyler County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Goodwin
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 731 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middlebourne have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middlebourne
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middlebourne<5>
    • Pine Grove [Wetzel County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pine Grove
      • Pine Grove [Wetzel County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Goodwin
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 472 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pine Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pine Grove<5>
    • Beallsville [Monroe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beallsville
      • Beallsville [Monroe County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Goodwin
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 376 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beallsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Goodwin. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Goodwin.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Goodwin ...

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

Adding Goodwin to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Goodwin 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 Goodwin was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Goodwin on a map titled George#&160;F. Cram Map (1901).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Ohio

About Monroe County

About Ohio

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Goodwin. 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 Monroe, 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 Goodwin - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Goodwin) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Goodwin. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.6798, Longitude: -80.9115       In this case, the coordinates for Goodwin 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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