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Assurance, West Virginia
Welcome to Assurance ...
The location of Assurance has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Assurance is 1,890 feet [576 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Assurance lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Assurance: (304) & (681)<4>
Communities Also Named Assurance ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Assurance - it's located in North Carolina.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Assurance.
Communities near Assurance ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Assurance.
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 Assurance. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Assurance.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Assurance. 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 Assurance.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Assurance. See our Newspapers Page for Assurance.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Assurance ...
Looking for more information about Assurance? 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 Assurance, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Assurance.
Adding Assurance to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Assurance 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 Assurance was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Assurance on a map titled Rand McNally Map of West Virginia (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Assurance on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for State of West Virginia: https://www.wv.gov/
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This page was last modified: 29 Jun 2022