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Welcome to Amelia ...

Amelia is located in Alleghany County.

Amelia is 2,710 feet [826 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the altitude of Amelia is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

The area code for Amelia: (336)

Communities Also Named Amelia ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Amelia - they are located in Arkansas, Florida, Kentucky, Louisiana, Nebraska, Ohio, Oregon, Texas, Virginia and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Amelia ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Amelia.

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    • Galax [Galax City]

      • Galax [Galax City] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the northeast of Amelia
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    • Sparta [Alleghany County]

      • Sparta [Alleghany County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the southeast of Amelia
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    • Jefferson [Ashe County]

      • Jefferson [Ashe County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the southwest of Amelia
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    • West Jefferson [Ashe County]

      • West Jefferson [Ashe County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the southwest of Amelia
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    • Independence [Grayson County]

      • Independence [Grayson County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northeast of Amelia
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    • Fries [Grayson County]

      • Fries [Grayson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the northeast of Amelia
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    • Trout Dale [Grayson County]

      • Trout Dale [Grayson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the northwest of Amelia
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    • Lansing [Ashe County]

      • Lansing [Ashe County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the west of Amelia
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    • Piney Creek [Alleghany County]

      • Piney Creek [Alleghany County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west of Amelia
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    • Topia [Alleghany County]

      • Topia [Alleghany County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west of Amelia
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To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Amelia. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Amelia.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Amelia. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Amelia.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Amelia. See our Newspapers Page for Amelia.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Amelia ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community in North Carolina

About Alleghany County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Amelia. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of North Carolina: https://www.nc.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Amelia - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Amelia) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Amelia. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Amelia

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amelia. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.5428, Longitude: -81.2030    






















 

 

 

 

 


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