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Welcome to Angerona ...

Angerona is located in Jackson County<1>.

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

Angerona is 580 feet [177 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Adding Angerona to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Angerona in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Angerona elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Angerona on a Rand McNally Map of West Virginia (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Angerona on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near Angerona ...

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

  • Point Pleasant [Mason County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Point Pleasant
    • Point Pleasant [Mason County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Angerona
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,062 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Point Pleasant have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Point Pleasant
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Point Pleasant<6>
  • Ravenswood [Jackson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ravenswood
    • Ravenswood [Jackson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the north of Angerona
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,643 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ravenswood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ravenswood
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ravenswood<6>
  • Ripley [Jackson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ripley
    • Ripley [Jackson County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the east of Angerona
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,159 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ripley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ripley
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ripley<6>
  • Middleport [Meigs County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Middleport
    • Middleport [Meigs County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Angerona
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,408 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middleport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middleport
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middleport<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Pomeroy [Meigs County]
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      • Pomeroy [Meigs County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Angerona
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,757 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pomeroy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pomeroy
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pomeroy<6>
    • New Haven [Mason County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Haven
      • New Haven [Mason County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Angerona
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,464 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Haven
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Haven<6>
    • Buffalo [Putnam County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Buffalo
      • Buffalo [Putnam County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Angerona
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,260 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Buffalo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Buffalo<6>
    • Mason [Mason County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mason
      • Mason [Mason County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Angerona
      • Estimated population in 2019: 936 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mason have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mason
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mason<6>
    • Syracuse [Meigs County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Syracuse
      • Syracuse [Meigs County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Angerona
      • Estimated population in 2019: 816 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Syracuse have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Syracuse
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Syracuse<6>
    • Racine [Meigs County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Racine
      • Racine [Meigs County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Angerona
      • Estimated population in 2019: 664 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Racine have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Racine
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Racine<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Angerona ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of West Virginia

About Jackson County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Angerona. 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 Jackson, 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 Angerona - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Angerona) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Angerona. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.8306, Longitude: -81.8043       In this case, the coordinates for Angerona 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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