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Welcome to New Matamoras ...

New Matamoras is located in Washington County<1>.

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

New Matamoras is 640 feet [195 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for New Matamoras: (740)

Adding New Matamoras to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

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

In addition, we also found mention of New Matamoras elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found New Matamoras on a George F. Cram Map (1901).

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

Communities near New Matamoras ...

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

  • New Martinsville [Wetzel County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Martinsville
    • New Martinsville [Wetzel County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of New Matamoras
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,118 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.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Martinsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Martinsville<5>
  • Paden City [Tyler County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Paden City
    • Paden City [Tyler County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northeast of New Matamoras
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,336 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.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Paden City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Paden City<5>
  • Woodsfield [Monroe County]
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    • Woodsfield [Monroe County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of New Matamoras
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,217 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodsfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Woodsfield<5>
  • Saint Marys [Pleasants County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Marys
    • Saint Marys [Pleasants County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of New Matamoras
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,772 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Marys have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Marys
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Marys<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Sistersville [Tyler County]
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      • Sistersville [Tyler County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northeast of New Matamoras
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,282 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.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sistersville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sistersville<5>
    • Pennsboro [Ritchie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pennsboro
      • Pennsboro [Ritchie County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of New Matamoras
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,003 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pennsboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pennsboro<5>
    • Belmont [Pleasants County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belmont
      • Belmont [Pleasants County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of New Matamoras
      • Estimated population in 2019: 862 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belmont have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belmont
    • Middlebourne [Tyler County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Middlebourne
      • Middlebourne [Tyler County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the east of New Matamoras
      • Estimated population in 2019: 738 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>
    • Ellenboro [Ritchie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ellenboro
      • Ellenboro [Ritchie County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of New Matamoras
      • Estimated population in 2019: 363 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ellenboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ellenboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ellenboro<5>
    • Lewisville [Monroe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lewisville
      • Lewisville [Monroe County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of New Matamoras
      • Estimated population in 2019: 164 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lewisville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lewisville

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for New Matamoras ...

Looking for more information about New Matamoras? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for New Matamoras, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for New Matamoras.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Ohio

About Washington County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Washington County: www.co.washington.oh.us/

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 Washington, 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 New Matamoras - 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- New Matamoras) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in New Matamoras. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.5245, Longitude: -81.0671       In this case, the coordinates for New Matamoras 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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