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Welcome to Adonis ...

Adonis is located in Tyler County<1>.

Adonis is 690 feet [210 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for Adonis: (304) and (681)<3>

Adding Adonis to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Communities Also Named Adonis ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Adonis - it's located in Missouri.

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

Communities near Adonis ...

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

  • New Martinsville [Wetzel County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Martinsville
    • New Martinsville [Wetzel County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Adonis
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,118 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Martinsville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Martinsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Martinsville<6>
  • Paden City [Tyler County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Paden City
    • Paden City [Tyler County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Adonis
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,336 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Paden City have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Paden City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Paden City<6>
  • Woodsfield [Monroe County]
  • Saint Marys [Pleasants County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Marys
    • Saint Marys [Pleasants County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Adonis
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,772 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Marys have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Marys
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Marys<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Sistersville [Tyler County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sistersville
      • Sistersville [Tyler County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the north of Adonis
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,282 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sistersville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sistersville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sistersville<6>
    • Pennsboro [Ritchie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pennsboro
      • Pennsboro [Ritchie County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Adonis
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,003 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pennsboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pennsboro<6>
    • Matamoras [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Matamoras
      • Matamoras [Washington County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the west of Adonis
      • Estimated population in 2019: 865 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Matamoras have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Matamoras
    • Belmont [Pleasants County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belmont
      • Belmont [Pleasants County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Adonis
      • Estimated population in 2019: 862 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belmont have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belmont
    • West Union [Doddridge County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Union
      • West Union [Doddridge County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Adonis
      • Estimated population in 2019: 799 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Union have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Union
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Union<6>
    • Middlebourne [Tyler County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Middlebourne
      • Middlebourne [Tyler County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the east of Adonis
      • Estimated population in 2019: 738 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middlebourne have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middlebourne
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middlebourne<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Adonis ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Tyler, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Adonis - 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Adonis) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Adonis. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from AdonisOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Adonis. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.5053, Longitude: -80.9869    
<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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