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Welcome to Airpoint ...
The location of Airpoint has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
While we don't have a date for the founding of Airpoint, you might consider that their post office opened in 1878.
Airpoint is 2,650 feet [808 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Airpoint is ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Airpoint lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Airpoint is within the boundaries of the (540) area code.
Communities near Airpoint ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Airpoint.
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 Airpoint. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Airpoint.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Airpoint. 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 Airpoint.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Airpoint ...
Looking for more information about Airpoint? 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 Airpoint, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Airpoint.
Adding Airpoint to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Airpoint in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Airpoint was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<5>
We also found Airpoint in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Airpoint.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Airpoint. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Roanoke County: www.roanokecountyva.gov/
The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/
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This page was last modified/updated: 22 Nov 2023