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Welcome to Adwolf ...

Adwolf is located in Smyth County<1>.

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

Adwolf is within the (276) area code.

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

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

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

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
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,559 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marion have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marion
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marion<5>
  • 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
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,901 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saltville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saltville<5>
  • Chilhowie [Smyth County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chilhowie
    • Chilhowie [Smyth County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the west of Adwolf
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,702 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chilhowie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chilhowie
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chilhowie<5>
  • Rural Retreat [Wythe County]
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    • 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
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,406 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glade Spring have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glade Spring
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glade Spring<5>
    • 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
      • Estimated population in 2019: 775 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Damascus have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Damascus
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Damascus<5>
    • 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
      • Estimated population in 2019: 166 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trout Dale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Trout Dale<5>
    • 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]
    • Sugar Grove [Smyth County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sugar Grove
      • Sugar Grove [Smyth County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of Adwolf
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sugar Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sugar Grove

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.

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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>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 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 for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Adwolf

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Adwolf. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.7893, Longitude: -81.5821       In this case, the coordinates for Adwolf 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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