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Welcome to Hanna ...

Hanna is located in Wood County<1>.

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

Hanna is 620 feet [189 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Hanna: (304) & (681)<4>

Adding Hanna 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 Hanna 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 Hanna elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a Rand McNally Map of West Virginia (1911).

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

Communities Also Named Hanna ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 13 communities that are also named Hanna - they are located in Alberta, Arkansas, Colorado, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Louisiana, Missouri, New York, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Utah and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Hanna ...

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

  • Parkersburg [Wood County]
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    • Parkersburg [Wood County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Hanna
    • Estimated population in 2019: 29,306 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parkersburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Parkersburg<6>
  • Marietta [Washington County]
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    • Marietta [Washington County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Hanna
    • Estimated population in 2019: 13,356 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marietta
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marietta<6>
  • Vienna [Wood County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vienna
    • Vienna [Wood County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Hanna
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,124 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vienna have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vienna
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vienna<6>
  • Belpre [Washington County]
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    • Belpre [Washington County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Hanna
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,386 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belpre
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belpre<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Williamstown [Wood County]
    • Saint Marys [Pleasants County]
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      • Saint Marys [Pleasants County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Hanna
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,772 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Marys have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Marys
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Marys<6>
    • Harrisville [Ritchie County]
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      • Harrisville [Ritchie County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Hanna
      • 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>
    • Belmont [Pleasants County]
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      • Belmont [Pleasants County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Hanna
      • Estimated population in 2019: 862 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belmont have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belmont
    • Elizabeth [Wirt County]
    • North Hills [Wood County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Hills
      • North Hills [Wood County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Hanna
      • Estimated population in 2019: 774 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Hills have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Hills

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hanna ...

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

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About Wood County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Wood County: www.woodcountywv.com/

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 Wood, 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 Hanna - 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Hanna) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hanna. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.1684, Longitude: -81.3951       In this case, the coordinates for Hanna 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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