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Welcome to Allister ...

Allister is located in Wetzel County<1>.

The location of Allister has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Allister is 1,330 feet [405 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Allister: (304) and (681)<4>

Communities near Allister ...

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

  • New Martinsville [Wetzel County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Martinsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Martinsville
    • New Martinsville [Wetzel County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the west of Allister
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,118 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Martinsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Martinsville<6>
  • Paden City [Tyler County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Paden City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Paden City
    • Paden City [Tyler County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Allister
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,336 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Paden City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Paden City<6>
  • Mannington [Marion County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mannington
    • Mannington [Marion County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Allister
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,023 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mannington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mannington<6>
  • Powhatan Point [Belmont County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Powhatan Point have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Powhatan Point
    • Powhatan Point [Belmont County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Allister
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,520 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Powhatan Point
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Powhatan Point<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Sistersville [Tyler County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sistersville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sistersville
      • Sistersville [Tyler County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Allister
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,282 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sistersville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sistersville<6>
    • Cameron [Marshall County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cameron
      • Cameron [Marshall County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Allister
      • Estimated population in 2019: 843 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cameron
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cameron<6>
    • Middlebourne [Tyler County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middlebourne have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Middlebourne
      • Middlebourne [Tyler County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Allister
      • Estimated population in 2019: 738 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middlebourne
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middlebourne<6>
    • Clarington [Monroe County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clarington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clarington
      • Clarington [Monroe County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Allister
      • Estimated population in 2019: 363 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarington
    • Hundred [Wetzel County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hundred have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hundred
      • Hundred [Wetzel County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Allister
      • Estimated population in 2019: 262 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hundred
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hundred<6>
    • Littleton [Wetzel County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Littleton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Littleton
      • Littleton [Wetzel County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Allister
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Littleton

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Allister ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for West Virginia

About Wetzel County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Allister. 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 Wetzel, 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 Allister - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).
<5>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- Allister) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Allister. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.6015, Longitude: -80.6940       In this case, the coordinates for Allister have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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