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Welcome to Atenville ...

Atenville is located in Lincoln County.

Atenville is 610 feet [186 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Telephone area codes for Atenville: (304) and (681)<2>

Communities near Atenville ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Big Creek   [Map]   ---   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Chapmanville   [Map]   1,137   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Cove Gap   [Map]   ---   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Danville   [Map]   629   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Hamlin   [Map]   1,072   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Logan   [Map]   1,539   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Atenville. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Atenville. 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 Atenville.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Atenville ...

Looking for more information about Atenville? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Atenville? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Atenville, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Atenville.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Atenville. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Lincoln County: www.co.lincoln.wv.us/

The official website for State of West Virginia: www.wv.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Atenville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that begins in Atenville. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Atenville) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Atenville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.0482, Longitude: -82.1429     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Atenville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Atenville.

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