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Welcome to Blandville ...

Blandville is located in Doddridge County<1>.

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

Blandville is 800 feet [244 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Blandville: (304) and (681)<4>

Adding Blandville to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

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

In addition, we also found mention of Blandville elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Blandville on a Rand McNally Map of West Virginia (1911).

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

Communities Also Named Blandville ...

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

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

Communities near Blandville ...

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

  • Clarksburg [Harrison County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clarksburg
    • Clarksburg [Harrison County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Blandville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 15,225 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarksburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clarksburg<6>
  • Weston [Lewis County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Weston
    • Weston [Lewis County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Blandville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,857 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Weston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Weston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Weston<6>
  • Harrisville [Ritchie County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harrisville
    • Harrisville [Ritchie County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Blandville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,674 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harrisville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harrisville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harrisville<6>
  • Salem [Harrison County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Salem
    • Salem [Harrison County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the east of Blandville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,522 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salem
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Salem<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Pennsboro [Ritchie County]
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      • Pennsboro [Ritchie County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Blandville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,003 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pennsboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pennsboro<6>
    • West Union [Doddridge County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Union
      • West Union [Doddridge County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Blandville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 799 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Union have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Union
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Union<6>
    • Middlebourne [Tyler County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Middlebourne
      • Middlebourne [Tyler County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Blandville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 738 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middlebourne have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middlebourne
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middlebourne<6>
    • West Milford [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Milford
      • West Milford [Harrison County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Blandville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 607 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Milford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Milford
    • Jane Lew [Lewis County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jane Lew
      • Jane Lew [Lewis County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Blandville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 386 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jane Lew
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jane Lew<6>
    • Ellenboro [Ritchie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ellenboro
      • Ellenboro [Ritchie County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Blandville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 363 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ellenboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ellenboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ellenboro<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 Blandville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Blandville.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Blandville ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in West Virginia

About Doddridge County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Blandville. 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 Doddridge, 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 Blandville - 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- Blandville) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Blandville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.2568, Longitude: -80.7107       In this case, the coordinates for Blandville 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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