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Welcome to Overton ...

Overton is located in Wayne County<1>.

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

Overton is 870 feet [265 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Overton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 20 communities that are also named Overton - they are located in Alabama, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Kansas, Louisiana, Manitoba, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada (3), Nova Scotia, Pennsylvania (2), Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.

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

Communities near Overton ...

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

  • Wooster [Wayne County]
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    • Wooster [Wayne County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southeast of Overton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 26,157 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wooster<5>
  • Wadsworth [Medina County]
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    • Wadsworth [Medina County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Overton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 24,374 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wadsworth 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 Wadsworth<5>
  • Ashland [Ashland County]
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    • Ashland [Ashland County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Overton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 19,973 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ashland<5>
  • Orrville [Wayne County]
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    • Orrville [Wayne County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Overton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,433 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Orrville 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 Orrville<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Rittman [Wayne County]
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      • Rittman [Wayne County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Overton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,513 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rittman<5>
    • Doylestown [Wayne County]
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      • Doylestown [Wayne County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Overton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,075 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Doylestown<5>
    • Lodi [Medina County]
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      • Lodi [Medina County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of Overton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,913 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lodi<5>
    • Loudonville [Ashland County]
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      • Loudonville [Ashland County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Overton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,622 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Loudonville<5>
    • Seville [Medina County]
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      • Seville [Medina County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Overton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,432 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Seville<5>
    • Creston [Wayne County]
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      • Creston [Wayne County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Overton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,184 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Creston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Creston
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Creston<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Overton ...

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

Mentions & References for Overton

Visit our Community Index for Ohio

About Wayne County

About Ohio

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Overton. 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 Wayne, 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 Overton - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Overton) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Overton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.8648, Longitude: -82.0101       In this case, the coordinates for Overton 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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