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Welcome to Armilda ...

Armilda is located in Wayne County<1>.

Armilda is 620 feet [189 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for Armilda: (304) and (681)<3>

Communities near Armilda ...

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

  • Huntington [Cabell County]
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    • Huntington [Cabell County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Armilda
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 44,934 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huntington have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Huntington<6>
  • Barboursville [Cabell County]
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    • Barboursville [Cabell County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Armilda
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,228 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Barboursville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Barboursville<6>
  • South Point [Lawrence County]
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    • South Point [Lawrence County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Armilda
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,813 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Point have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for South Point<6>
  • Kenova [Wayne County]
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    • Kenova [Wayne County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Armilda
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,943 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kenova<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Louisa [Lawrence County]
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      • Louisa [Lawrence County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Armilda
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,325 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Louisa<6>
    • Catlettsburg [Boyd County]
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      • Catlettsburg [Boyd County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Armilda
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,736 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Catlettsburg<6>
    • Wayne [Wayne County]
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      • Wayne [Wayne County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the northwest of Armilda
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,559 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wayne have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wayne<6>
    • Ceredo [Wayne County]
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      • Ceredo [Wayne County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Armilda
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,246 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ceredo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ceredo<6>
    • Hamlin [Lincoln County]
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      • Hamlin [Lincoln County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Armilda
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,005 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hamlin<6>
    • Chesapeake [Lawrence County]
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      • Chesapeake [Lawrence County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Armilda
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 696 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chesapeake have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chesapeake
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chesapeake<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 Armilda. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Armilda.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Armilda ...

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

Adding Armilda to Our Gazetteer ...

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

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Armilda was on a map titled Map of West Virginia (from Rand McNally, 1911).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of West Virginia

About Wayne County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Armilda. 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 elevation is an estimate for the area around Armilda - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Armilda) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Armilda. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from ArmildaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Armilda. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.1834, Longitude: -82.4017    
<5>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.
<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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