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Welcome to Amherstdale ...

Amherstdale is located in Logan County<1>.

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

Amherstdale is 890 feet [271 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Communities near Amherstdale ...

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

  • Madison [Boone County]
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    • Madison [Boone County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Amherstdale
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,673 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Madison
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Madison<6>
  • Logan [Logan County]
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    • Logan [Logan County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Amherstdale
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,470 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Logan
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Logan<6>
  • Oceana [Wyoming County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oceana have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oceana
    • Oceana [Wyoming County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Amherstdale
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,204 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oceana
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oceana<6>
  • Chapmanville [Logan County]
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    • Chapmanville [Logan County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Amherstdale
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,094 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chapmanville<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Man [Logan County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Man have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Man
      • Man [Logan County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Amherstdale
      • Estimated population in 2019: 630 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Man<6>
    • Gilbert [Mingo County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gilbert have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Gilbert [Mingo County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Amherstdale
      • Estimated population in 2019: 387 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gilbert<6>
    • West Logan [Logan County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Logan have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Logan
      • West Logan [Logan County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Amherstdale
      • Estimated population in 2019: 364 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Logan<6>
    • Mitchell Heights [Logan County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mitchell Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mitchell Heights
      • Mitchell Heights [Logan County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Amherstdale
      • Estimated population in 2019: 273 people
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    • Mallory [Logan County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mallory have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mallory
      • Mallory [Logan County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the south of Amherstdale
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    • Stark [Boone County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stark have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stark
      • Stark [Boone County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the north of Amherstdale
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stark

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Amherstdale ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Logan County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Amherstdale. 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 Logan, 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 Amherstdale - 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 '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- Amherstdale) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amherstdale. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.7854, Longitude: -81.8093       In this case, the coordinates for Amherstdale 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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