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Welcome to Glady ...

Glady is located in Randolph County.

Glady is 2,860 feet [872 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the elevation of Glady is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

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

Communities near Glady ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove it.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Belington   [Map]   1,864   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Beverly   [Map]   675   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Durbin   [Map]   294   S   18 miles [29 km]
Elkins   [Map]   7,047   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Hambleton   [Map]   217   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Hendricks   [Map]   257   N   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

Communities Also Named Glady ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Glady - it's located in North Carolina.

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

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 Glady. 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 Glady. 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 Glady.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Glady ...

Looking for more information about Glady? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Glady, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Glady.

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

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



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Glady - 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' (or point-to-point) distance starting in Glady. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Glady) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Glady. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.7984, Longitude: -79.7195     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Glady 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 Glady.

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