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Welcome to Adamston ...

Adamston is located in Harrison County<1>.

Adamston is 1,000 feet [305 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for Adamston: (304) and (681)<3>

Communities Also Named Adamston ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Adamston - it's located in New Jersey.

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

Communities near Adamston ...

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

  • Fairmont [Marion County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairmont
    • Fairmont [Marion County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Adamston
    • Estimated population in 2018: 18,411 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairmont
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fairmont<5>
  • Bridgeport [Harrison County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bridgeport have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bridgeport
    • Bridgeport [Harrison County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the east of Adamston
    • Estimated population in 2018: 8,681 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bridgeport
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bridgeport<5>
  • Grafton [Taylor County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grafton
    • Grafton [Taylor County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Adamston
    • Estimated population in 2018: 5,040 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grafton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grafton<5>
  • Weston [Lewis County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Weston have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Weston
    • Weston [Lewis County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Adamston
    • Estimated population in 2018: 3,910 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Weston<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Philippi [Barbour County]
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      • Philippi [Barbour County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Adamston
      • Estimated population in 2018: 3,352 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Philippi<5>
    • Pleasant Valley [Marion County]
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      • Pleasant Valley [Marion County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Adamston
      • Estimated population in 2018: 3,145 people
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    • Shinnston [Harrison County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shinnston have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shinnston
      • Shinnston [Harrison County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Adamston
      • Estimated population in 2018: 2,119 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shinnston<5>
    • Mannington [Marion County]
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      • Mannington [Marion County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Adamston
      • Estimated population in 2018: 2,031 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mannington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mannington<5>
    • Stonewood [Harrison County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stonewood have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stonewood
      • Stonewood [Harrison County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the southeast of Adamston
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,727 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stonewood
    • Salem [Harrison County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Salem have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Salem
      • Salem [Harrison County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Adamston
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,561 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salem
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Salem<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 Adamston. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Adamston.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Adamston ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community located in West Virginia

About Harrison County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Harrison County: www.harrisoncountywv.com/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of West Virginia's counties, including Harrison, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Adamston - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Adamston) 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 Adamston. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Adamston

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Adamston. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.2907, Longitude: -80.3579    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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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