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Welcome to Joppa ...

Joppa is located in Meigs County.

Joppa is 860 feet [262 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Joppa is located in the (740) area code.

Communities near Joppa ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>.

Community   2017<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Belpre   [Map]   6,406   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Middleport   [Map]   2,446   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Pomeroy   [Map]   1,790   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Syracuse   [Map]   813   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Mason (WV)   [Map]   944   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
New Haven (WV)   [Map]   1,499   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]

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

Communities Also Named Joppa ...

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

Beyond Ohio, there are 17 communities that are also named Joppa - they are located in Alabama, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Montana, North Carolina (2), Tennessee (2), Texas, Virginia and West Virginia.

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

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 Joppa. 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 Joppa. 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 Joppa.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Joppa ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Joppa - 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 'point-to-point' distance that starts in Joppa. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Joppa) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Joppa. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.1529, Longitude: -81.7985     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Joppa 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 Joppa.

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