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Lansing, Ohio

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The location of Lansing

Welcome to Lansing ...

Lansing is located in Belmont County.

The location of Lansing has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

When the people of Lansing refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Lansingite<2>

Lansing is 690 feet [210 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Lansing is within the boundaries of the (740) area code.

Communities near Lansing ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Bellaire   [Map]   4,106   SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Cadiz   [Map]   3,209   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Martins Ferry   [Map]   6,659   NE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Mingo Junction   [Map]   3,262   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Saint Clairsville   [Map]   5,049   W   5 miles [8 km]
Shadyside   [Map]   3,612   S   7 miles [11.3 km]

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

Communities Also Named Lansing ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 18 communities that are also named Lansing - they are located in Arkansas, Colorado, Florida (2), Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, New York (2), North Carolina, Oklahoma, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Texas, West Virginia and Yukon.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Lansing. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Lansing. 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 Lansing.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lansing ...

Looking for more information about Lansing? 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.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Belmont County

About Ohio

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Belmont County:

The official website for State of Ohio:

Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Lansing refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a community's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Lansing may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lansing - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<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 from Point A (ie- Lansing) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lansing. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.0756, Longitude: -80.7901     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Lansing have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Lansing.

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