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(Roane County)

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The location of Vandalia









Welcome to Vandalia ...

Vandalia is located in Roane County.

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

Vandalia is 800 feet [244 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

Communities near Vandalia ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirectionDistance
Arnoldsburg   [Map]   ---   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Burning Springs   [Map]   ---   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Cicerone   [Map]   ---   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Clendenin   [Map]   1,142   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Kentuck   [Map]   ---   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Odaville   [Map]   ---   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Vandalia ...

While we believe that this Vandalia is located in Roane County, we know of another 2 West Virginia communities named Vandalia. Those communities are located in the following counties: Kanawha and Lewis County.

Beyond West Virginia, there are 13 communities that are also named Vandalia - they are located in Illinois, Indiana (2), Iowa, Michigan, Missouri, Montana, New York, North Carolina, Ohio and Texas.

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

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 Vandalia. 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 Vandalia. 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 Vandalia.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Vandalia ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Vandalia. 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 Vandalia - 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- Vandalia) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Vandalia. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.7595, Longitude: -81.4443     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Vandalia 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 Vandalia.

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