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Welcome to Wade ...

Wade is located in Wetzel County.

Wade is 880 feet [268 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Telephone area codes for Wade: (304) and (681)<2>

Communities near Wade ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Clarington (OH)   [Map]   370   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Powhatan Point (OH)   [Map]   1,548   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Cameron   [Map]   871   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Fairview   [Map]   408   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Glen Dale   [Map]   1,413   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Hundred   [Map]   273   E   5 miles [8 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 Wetzel County and the other is located in Nicholas 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 that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Wade. We make it easy to see an overhead 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 get an overview with links that will help you to 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 get an overview with links that will help you to 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.

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Wade. 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 elevation is an estimate for the area around Wade - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance from Wade. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Wade) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wade. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.7079, Longitude: -80.5617     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Wade have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>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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