A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Adrian, West Virginia
Welcome to Adrian ...
The location of Adrian has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
When the people of Adrian refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Adrianite<3>
Adrian is 1,440 feet [439 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Adrian lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Adrian: (304) and (681)<5>
Adding Adrian to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Adrian 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 Adrian was on a map titled Map of West Virginia (from Rand McNally, 1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Adrian on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Adrian ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 18 communities that are also named Adrian - they are located in Colorado, Georgia, Illinois, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New York, North Dakota, Ohio (2), Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas and Washington.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Adrian.
Communities near Adrian ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Adrian.
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 Adrian. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Adrian.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Adrian. 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 Adrian.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Adrian. See our Newspapers Page for Adrian.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Adrian ...
Looking for more information about Adrian? 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 Adrian, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Adrian.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Adrian. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for State of West Virginia: https://www.wv.gov/
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This page was last modified: 14 Jun 2021