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Wade, West Virginia
(Nicholas County)

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The location of Wade

Welcome to Wade ...

Wade is primarily located in Nicholas County. A portion of Wade extends into Braxton County and Greenbrier County.

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

Wade is 1,460 feet [445 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

Communities near Wade ...

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>
Camden-on-Gauley   [Map]   148   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Canfield   [Map]   ---   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Clay   [Map]   456   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Clem   [Map]   ---   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Cowen   [Map]   482   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Flatwoods   [Map]   270   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Wade ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two West Virginia communities named Wade: This one is located in Nicholas County and the other is located in Wetzel County.

Beyond West Virginia, there are 19 communities that are also named Wade - they are located in Arkansas, California, Florida (2), Kansas (2), Maine, Mississippi (2), Missouri, Montana, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Tennessee and Texas.

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

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 Wade. 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 Wade. 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 Wade.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wade ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of West Virginia

About Nicholas County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Wade. 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 Wade - 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 from Point A (ie- Wade) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wade. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.5379, Longitude: -80.8207     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Wade 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 Wade.

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