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The location of Lydia









Welcome to Lydia ...

Lydia is located in Clay County.

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

Lydia is 890 feet [271 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for Lydia: (304) and (681)<3>

Communities near Lydia ...

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 Lydia and not the distance if you are driving.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirectionDistance
Arnoldsburg   [Map]   ---   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Canfield   [Map]   ---   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Clay   [Map]   456   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Clem   [Map]   ---   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Gassaway   [Map]   873   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Grantsville   [Map]   531   N   18 miles [29 km]

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

Communities Also Named Lydia ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Lydia - they are located in Alabama, Kansas (2), Louisiana, Maryland, Minnesota, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Texas and Virginia.

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

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 Lydia. 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 Lydia. 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 Lydia.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lydia ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Lydia. 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 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 Lydia - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Lydia) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lydia. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.6545, Longitude: -81.0343     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Lydia 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 Lydia.

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