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Welcome to Ruddle ...

Ruddle is located in Pendleton County<1>.

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

Ruddle is 1,530 feet [466 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Adding Ruddle to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Ruddle in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Ruddle was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Ruddle on a map titled Rand McNally Map of West Virginia (1911).

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

Communities near Ruddle ...

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

  • Franklin [Pendleton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Franklin
    • Franklin [Pendleton County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the south of Ruddle
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 638 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Franklin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Franklin<6>
  • Harman [Randolph County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harman
    • Harman [Randolph County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Ruddle
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 137 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harman have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harman
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harman<6>
  • Brandywine [Pendleton County]
  • Propstburg [Pendleton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Propstburg
    • Propstburg [Pendleton County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the south of Ruddle
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Zigler [Pendleton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Zigler
      • Zigler [Pendleton County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Ruddle
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Zigler have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Zigler
    • Brushy Run [Pendleton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brushy Run
      • Brushy Run [Pendleton County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the north of Ruddle
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brushy Run
    • Circleville [Pendleton County]
    • Onego [Pendleton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Onego
      • Onego [Pendleton County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Ruddle
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Onego
    • Dry Run [Pendleton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dry Run
      • Dry Run [Pendleton County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Ruddle
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dry Run have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dry Run
    • Sugar Grove [Pendleton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sugar Grove
      • Sugar Grove [Pendleton County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of Ruddle
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sugar Grove

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ruddle ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of West Virginia

About Pendleton County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Ruddle. 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 Pendleton, 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 Ruddle - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Ruddle) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ruddle. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.7126, Longitude: -79.3084       In this case, the coordinates for Ruddle 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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