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Welcome to Audra ...

Audra is located in Barbour County<1>.

Audra is 1,740 feet [530 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

Communities Also Named Audra ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Audra - it's located in Texas.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Audra.

Communities near Audra ...

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

  • Elkins [Randolph County]
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    • Elkins [Randolph County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Audra
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,908 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elkins
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elkins<5>
  • Buckhannon [Upshur County]
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    • Buckhannon [Upshur County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the west of Audra
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,395 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Buckhannon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Buckhannon<5>
  • Philippi [Barbour County]
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    • Philippi [Barbour County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Audra
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,239 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Philippi
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Philippi<5>
  • Belington [Barbour County]
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    • Belington [Barbour County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the east of Audra
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,898 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belington<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Stonewood [Harrison County]
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      • Stonewood [Harrison County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Audra
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,702 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stonewood have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stonewood
    • Anmoore [Harrison County]
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      • Anmoore [Harrison County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Audra
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 732 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Anmoore have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Anmoore
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Anmoore<5>
    • Beverly [Randolph County]
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      • Beverly [Randolph County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Audra
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 657 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beverly<5>
    • Junior [Barbour County]
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      • Junior [Barbour County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Audra
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 483 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Junior have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Lost Creek [Harrison County]
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      • Lost Creek [Harrison County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Audra
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 462 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lost Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lost Creek
    • Jane Lew [Lewis County]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Audra ...

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

Adding Audra to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Audra 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 Audra was on a map titled Map of West Virginia (from Rand McNally, 1911).

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Audra. 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 Barbour, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Audra - 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Audra) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Audra. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from AudraOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Audra. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.0428, Longitude: -80.0687    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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