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Welcome to Odaville ...

Odaville is located in Jackson County<1>.

Odaville is 620 feet [189 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for Odaville: (304) & (681)<3>

Adding Odaville 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 Odaville 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 Odaville 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 Odaville on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near Odaville ...

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

  • Ravenswood [Jackson County]
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    • Ravenswood [Jackson County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of Odaville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,643 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ravenswood have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ravenswood
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ravenswood<6>
  • Ripley [Jackson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ripley
    • Ripley [Jackson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Odaville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,159 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ripley have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ripley
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ripley<6>
  • Spencer [Roane County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spencer
    • Spencer [Roane County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Odaville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,038 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spencer
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Spencer<6>
  • New Haven [Mason County]
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    • Elizabeth [Wirt County]
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      • Elizabeth [Wirt County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Odaville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 838 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elizabeth
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elizabeth<6>
    • Syracuse [Meigs County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Syracuse
      • Syracuse [Meigs County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Odaville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 816 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Syracuse have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Syracuse
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Syracuse<6>
    • Racine [Meigs County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Racine
      • Racine [Meigs County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Odaville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 664 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Racine have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Racine
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Racine<6>
    • Hartford City [Mason County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hartford City
      • Hartford City [Mason County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Odaville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 594 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hartford City have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hartford City
    • Reedy [Roane County]
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      • Reedy [Roane County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Odaville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 161 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Reedy have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reedy
    • Sherman [Jackson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sherman
      • Sherman [Jackson County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Odaville
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sherman

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Odaville ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Odaville. 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 Jackson, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Odaville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Odaville) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Odaville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Odaville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Odaville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.9321, Longitude: -81.6410    
<5>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.
<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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