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Welcome to Addington ...

Addington is located in Wise County<1>.

The location of Addington has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Addington is 2,110 feet [643 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Addington: (276)

Communities Also Named Addington ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Addington - they are located in California, Oklahoma and Ontario.

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

Communities near Addington ...

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

  • Big Stone Gap [Wise County]
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    • Big Stone Gap [Wise County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Addington
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,132 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Big Stone Gap<5>
  • Norton [Norton City]
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    • Norton [Norton City] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the south of Addington
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,981 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Norton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norton<5>
  • Jenkins [Letcher County]
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    • Jenkins [Letcher County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Addington
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,929 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jenkins<5>
  • Coeburn [Wise County]
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    • Coeburn [Wise County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the east of Addington
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,845 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coeburn<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Whitesburg [Letcher County]
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      • Whitesburg [Letcher County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Addington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,843 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Whitesburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Whitesburg<5>
    • Appalachia [Wise County]
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      • Appalachia [Wise County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Addington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,533 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Appalachia<5>
    • Clintwood [Dickenson County]
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      • Clintwood [Dickenson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Addington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,284 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clintwood<5>
    • Pound [Wise County]
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      • Pound [Wise County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the north of Addington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 918 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pound<5>
    • Saint Paul [Russell County]
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      • Saint Paul [Russell County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Addington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 851 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Paul have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Paul<5>
    • Fleming-Neon [Letcher County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fleming-Neon
      • Fleming-Neon [Letcher County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Addington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 677 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fleming-Neon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fleming-Neon

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 Addington. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Addington.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Addington. 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 Addington.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Addington ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Virginia

About Wise County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Wise County: www.wisecounty.org/

The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Virginia's counties, including Wise, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Addington - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Addington) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Addington. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.9768, Longitude: -82.6213       In this case, the coordinates for Addington have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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