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Welcome to Altizer ...

Altizer is located in Cabell County<1>.

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

Altizer is 550 feet [168 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Altizer: (304) & (681)<4>

Communities Also Named Altizer ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two West Virginia communities named Altizer: This one is located in Cabell County and the other is located in Calhoun County.

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

Communities near Altizer ...

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

  • Huntington [Cabell County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huntington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Huntington
    • Huntington [Cabell County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<5> to the west of Altizer
    • Estimated population in 2019: 45,110 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huntington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Huntington<6>
  • Ashland [Boyd County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ashland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ashland
    • Ashland [Boyd County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Altizer
    • Estimated population in 2019: 20,146 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ashland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ashland<6>
  • Ironton [Lawrence County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ironton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ironton
    • Ironton [Lawrence County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Altizer
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,532 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ironton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ironton<6>
  • Hurricane [Putnam County]
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    • Barboursville [Cabell County]
    • South Point [Lawrence County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Point have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Point
      • South Point [Lawrence County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the west of Altizer
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,839 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Point
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for South Point<6>
    • Russell [Greenup County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Russell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Russell
      • Russell [Greenup County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Altizer
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,231 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Russell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Russell<6>
    • Kenova [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kenova
      • Kenova [Wayne County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the west of Altizer
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,961 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kenova
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kenova<6>
    • Milton [Cabell County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Milton
      • Milton [Cabell County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the east of Altizer
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,533 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milton<6>
    • Coal Grove [Lawrence County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Coal Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coal Grove
      • Coal Grove [Lawrence County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Altizer
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,074 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coal 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 Altizer. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Altizer.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Altizer ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of West Virginia

About Cabell County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Cabell County: www.cabellcounty.org/

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 Cabell, 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 Altizer - 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- Altizer) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Altizer. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.4159, Longitude: -82.3652       In this case, the coordinates for Altizer 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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