Wrightsville, Ohio

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Wrightsville, Ohio
Unincorporated community
Wrightsville, Ohio is located in Ohio
Wrightsville, Ohio
Wrightsville, Ohio
Location of Wrightsville, Ohio
Coordinates: 39°51′40″N 83°14′50″W / 39.86111°N 83.24722°W / 39.86111; -83.24722
Country United States
State Ohio
Counties Madison
Elevation[1] 951 ft (290 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 43123
Area code(s) 614
GNIS feature ID 2030260[1]

Wrightsville is an unincorporated community in Fairfield Township, Madison County, Ohio, United States.[2] It is located at 39°51′40″N 83°14′50″W / 39.86111°N 83.24722°W / 39.86111; -83.24722Coordinates: 39°51′40″N 83°14′50″W / 39.86111°N 83.24722°W / 39.86111; -83.24722,[3] at the intersection of Ohio State Route 665 and Georgesville-Wrightsville Road, approx. 4 miles north of Kiousville.[2] Some national maps mistakenly show Wrightsville in Franklin County.[4]

The Wrightsville Post Office was established on January 23, 1888, but was discontinued on January 15, 1901. The mail service is now sent through the Georgesville branch.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ a b Franklin County Engineer's Office, Franklin County Road Atlas, Map 40, 2009
  3. ^ a b U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Wrightsville Post Office
  4. ^ Rand McNally. The Road Atlas '06. Chicago: Rand McNally, 2006, 80.