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Silverton, West Virginia

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The location of Silverton

Welcome to Silverton ...

Silverton is located in Jackson County.

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

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

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

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

Communities near Silverton ...

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

Community   2017<5>
Middleport (OH)   [Map]   2,446   W   18 miles [29 km]
Pomeroy (OH)   [Map]   1,790   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Racine (OH)   [Map]   653   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Syracuse (OH)   [Map]   813   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Elizabeth   [Map]   827   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Hartford City   [Map]   595   W   15 miles [24.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Silverton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 18 communities that are also named Silverton - they are located in British Columbia, Colorado, Idaho, Illinois, Kansas (2), Manitoba, Missouri, Nevada, New Jersey, Newfoundland and Labrador, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Texas, Virginia and Washington.

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

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 Silverton. 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 Silverton. 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 Silverton.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Silverton ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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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 Silverton - 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 '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- Silverton) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Silverton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.9262, Longitude: -81.7224     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Silverton 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 Silverton.

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