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Hillsdale, West Virginia
(Monroe County)

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The location of Hillsdale

Welcome to Hillsdale ...

Hillsdale is located in Monroe County.

The location of Hillsdale has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Hillsdale is 2,360 feet [719 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Hillsdale is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

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

Communities near Hillsdale ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Hillsdale and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Alderson   [Map]   1,155   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Fairlea   [Map]   ---   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Forest Hill   [Map]   ---   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Fort Spring   [Map]   ---   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Frazier   [Map]   ---   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Lewisburg   [Map]   3,907   N   12 miles [19.3 km]

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

Communities Also Named Hillsdale ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two West Virginia communities named Hillsdale: This one is located in Monroe County and the other is located in Kanawha County.

Beyond West Virginia, there are 61 communities that are also named Hillsdale - they are located in Alabama (3), California (2), Georgia, Idaho (2), Illinois, Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Maryland (2), Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, New Brunswick, New Jersey, New York (2), North Carolina (6), North Dakota, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon (2), Pennsylvania (3), Rhode Island, South Carolina (2), South Dakota, Tennessee (3), Utah (3), Virginia, Washington (2), Wisconsin and Wyoming.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Hillsdale. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Hillsdale. 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 Hillsdale.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hillsdale ...

Looking for more information about Hillsdale? 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.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of West Virginia

About Monroe County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of West Virginia:

Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hillsdale - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Hillsdale) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hillsdale. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.6187, Longitude: -80.4898     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Hillsdale have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Hillsdale.

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