Alvada, Ohio

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Alvada, Ohio
Unincorporated community
Post office
Post office
Location of Alvada, Ohio
Location of Alvada, Ohio
Coordinates: 41°03′01″N 83°24′07″W / 41.05028°N 83.40194°W / 41.05028; -83.40194Coordinates: 41°03′01″N 83°24′07″W / 41.05028°N 83.40194°W / 41.05028; -83.40194
Country United States
State Ohio
County Seneca
Unincorporated community ship Big Spring
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 44802

Alvada /ælˈvdə/[1] is an unincorporated community in western Big Spring Township, Seneca County, Ohio, United States. Although it is unincorporated, it has a post office, with the ZIP code of 44802.[2] It is located along the concurrency of U.S. Route 23 and State Route 199.

History[edit]

A post office called Alvada has been in operation since 1877.[3] By 1880, Alvada had 63 inhabitants.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://scrippsjschool.org/pronunciation/
  2. ^ Zip Code Lookup
  3. ^ "Seneca County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 27 December 2015. 
  4. ^ Lang, William (1880). History of Seneca County, from the Close of the Revolutionary War to July, 1880. Springfield, Ohio: Transcript Printing Company. p. 632.