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The location of Amma









Welcome to Amma ...

Amma is located in Roane County.

The location of Amma has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Amma is 720 feet [219 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for Amma: (304) & (681)<3>

Communities near Amma ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Amma and not the distance if you are driving.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirDistance
Aarons   [Map]   ---   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Cicerone   [Map]   ---   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Clay   [Map]   456   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Clendenin   [Map]   1,142   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Elkview   [Map]   ---   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Hartland   [Map]   ---   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Amma.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Amma. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Amma. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Amma.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Amma:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Amma ...

Looking for more information about Amma? 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.

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Amma. 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>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.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Amma - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Amma) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amma. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.5687, Longitude: -81.2657     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Amma have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Amma.

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