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Welcome to Ardel ...

Ardel is located in Wayne County<1>.

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

Ardel is 590 feet [180 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Communities near Ardel ...

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

  • 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 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the north of Ardel
    • 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 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Ardel
    • Estimated population in 2019: 20,146 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ashland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ashland<6>
  • Barboursville [Cabell County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Barboursville
    • Barboursville [Cabell County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Ardel
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,258 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Barboursville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Barboursville<6>
  • 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 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Ardel
    • 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>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Kenova [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kenova
      • Kenova [Wayne County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Ardel
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,961 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kenova
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kenova<6>
    • Louisa [Lawrence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Louisa
      • Louisa [Lawrence County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Ardel
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,327 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Louisa
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Louisa<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 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Ardel
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,074 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coal Grove
    • Catlettsburg [Boyd County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Catlettsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Catlettsburg
      • Catlettsburg [Boyd County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Ardel
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,747 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Catlettsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Catlettsburg<6>
    • Wayne [Wayne County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wayne have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wayne
      • Wayne [Wayne County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<5> to the south of Ardel
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,576 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wayne
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wayne<6>
    • Ceredo [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ceredo
      • Ceredo [Wayne County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Ardel
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,273 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ceredo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ceredo<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 Ardel. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ardel.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ardel ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of West Virginia

About Wayne County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ardel. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.2706, Longitude: -82.4554       In this case, the coordinates for Ardel 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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