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Welcome to Adwolf ...

Adwolf is located in Smyth County<1>.

We aren't confident of the location of Adwolf, so consider the above location as an estimate.<2>

Adwolf is 2,320 feet [707 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Adwolf is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

The area code for Adwolf: (276)

Communities near Adwolf ...

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

  • Marion [Smyth County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marion
    • Marion [Smyth County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northeast of Adwolf
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,555 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marion have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marion
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marion<6>
  • Saltville [Smyth County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saltville
    • Saltville [Smyth County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Adwolf
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,895 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saltville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saltville<6>
  • Chilhowie [Smyth County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chilhowie
    • Chilhowie [Smyth County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the west of Adwolf
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,698 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chilhowie have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chilhowie
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chilhowie<6>
  • Rural Retreat [Wythe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rural Retreat
    • Rural Retreat [Wythe County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Adwolf
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,448 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rural Retreat
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rural Retreat<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Glade Spring [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glade Spring
      • Glade Spring [Washington County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Adwolf
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,402 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glade Spring
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glade Spring<6>
    • Damascus [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Damascus
      • Damascus [Washington County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Adwolf
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 775 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Damascus have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Damascus
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Damascus<6>
    • Trout Dale [Grayson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Trout Dale
      • Trout Dale [Grayson County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Adwolf
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 165 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trout Dale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Trout Dale<6>
    • Loves Mill [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Loves Mill
      • Loves Mill [Washington County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Adwolf
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Loves Mill have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Loves Mill
    • Mount Carmel [Smyth County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Carmel
      • Mount Carmel [Smyth County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Adwolf
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Carmel
    • Fleet [Washington County]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Adwolf ...

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

Adding Adwolf to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found Adwolf on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Virginia (1911).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Virginia

About Smyth County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Smyth County: www.smythcounty.org/

The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Virginia's counties, including Smyth, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Adwolf - 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 from Point A (ie- Adwolf) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Adwolf. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from AdwolfOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Adwolf. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.7892, Longitude: -81.5826       In this case, the coordinates for Adwolf have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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.
<6>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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