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Welcome to Allison Gap ...

Allison Gap is located in Smyth County<1>.

Allison Gap is 1,840 feet [561 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Allison Gap: (276)

Communities near Allison Gap ...

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

  • Abingdon [Washington County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Abingdon
    • Abingdon [Washington County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Allison Gap
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,867 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Abingdon have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Abingdon
  • Marion [Smyth County]
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    • Marion [Smyth County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the east of Allison Gap
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,559 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marion have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marion
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marion<5>
  • Richlands [Tazewell County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Richlands
    • Richlands [Tazewell County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the north of Allison Gap
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,234 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Richlands
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Richlands<5>
  • Lebanon [Russell County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lebanon
    • Lebanon [Russell County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the west of Allison Gap
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,147 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lebanon have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lebanon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lebanon<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Chilhowie [Smyth County]
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      • Chilhowie [Smyth County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Allison Gap
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,702 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chilhowie have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chilhowie
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chilhowie<5>
    • Glade Spring [Washington County]
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      • Glade Spring [Washington County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the south of Allison Gap
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,406 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glade Spring have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glade Spring
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glade Spring<5>
    • Honaker [Russell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Honaker
      • Honaker [Russell County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Allison Gap
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,318 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Honaker
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Honaker<5>
    • Cedar Bluff [Tazewell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cedar Bluff
      • Cedar Bluff [Tazewell County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the north of Allison Gap
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,002 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cedar Bluff have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedar Bluff
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cedar Bluff<5>
    • Damascus [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Damascus
      • Damascus [Washington County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the south of Allison Gap
      • Estimated population in 2019: 775 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Damascus have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Damascus
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Damascus<5>
    • Clinchburg [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clinchburg
      • Clinchburg [Washington County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the southwest of Allison Gap
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clinchburg

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Allison Gap ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Virginia

About Smyth County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Smyth County: www.smythcounty.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 Smyth, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Allison Gap - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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- Allison Gap) 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 Allison Gap. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Allison Gap

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Allison Gap. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.8943, Longitude: -81.7771    
<4>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.
<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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