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Welcome to Hilldale ...

Hilldale is located in Summers County<1>.

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

Hilldale is 1,680 feet [512 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Adding Hilldale 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 Hilldale 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 Hilldale elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Communities Also Named Hilldale ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 12 communities that are also named Hilldale - they are located in Delaware, Florida, Kansas, Missouri, Pennsylvania (3), South Carolina (2), Tennessee, Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Hilldale ...

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

  • Hinton [Summers County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hinton
    • Hinton [Summers County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Hilldale
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,357 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hinton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hinton<6>
  • Ronceverte [Greenbrier County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ronceverte
    • Ronceverte [Greenbrier County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Hilldale
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,670 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ronceverte
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ronceverte<6>
  • Alderson [Greenbrier County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alderson
    • Alderson [Greenbrier County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Hilldale
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,125 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alderson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alderson<6>
  • Athens [Mercer County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Athens
    • Athens [Mercer County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Hilldale
    • Estimated population in 2019: 897 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Athens
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Athens<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Rich Creek [Giles County]
    • Peterstown [Monroe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Peterstown
      • Peterstown [Monroe County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Hilldale
      • Estimated population in 2019: 621 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Peterstown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Peterstown<6>
    • Union [Monroe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Union
      • Union [Monroe County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Hilldale
      • Estimated population in 2019: 540 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union
    • Meadow Bridge [Fayette County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meadow Bridge
      • Meadow Bridge [Fayette County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Hilldale
      • Estimated population in 2019: 346 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Meadow Bridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meadow Bridge
    • Glen Lyn [Giles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glen Lyn
      • Glen Lyn [Giles County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Hilldale
      • Estimated population in 2019: 97 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glen Lyn have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glen Lyn
    • Forest Hill [Summers 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 Hilldale. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Hilldale.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hilldale ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of West Virginia

About Summers County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Hilldale. 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 Summers, 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 Hilldale - 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' (or 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- Hilldale) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hilldale. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.6379, Longitude: -80.7873       In this case, the coordinates for Hilldale 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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