RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
 
Sitemap
     

Allison, Virginia

Community
Profile
Nearby Census Genealogy
Helper
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
TripAdvisor
Links
Interactive
Map
Other VA
Communities

















Welcome to Allison ...

Allison is located in Wythe County.

The location of Allison has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Allison is 1,890 feet [576 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Allison: (276)

Communities Also Named Allison ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 23 communities that are also named Allison - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, California, Colorado, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nevada, New Brunswick, New Mexico (2), North Carolina, Oklahoma, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Texas (3) and Washington.

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

Communities near Allison ...

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

  • Radford [Radford City]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Radford have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Radford
    • Radford [Radford City] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the northeast of Allison
    • Estimated population for 2018: 18,339 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Radford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Radford
  • Pulaski [Pulaski County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pulaski have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pulaski
    • Pulaski [Pulaski County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the northeast of Allison
    • Estimated population for 2018: 8,726 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pulaski
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pulaski
  • Wytheville [Wythe County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wytheville have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wytheville
    • Wytheville [Wythe County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the west of Allison
    • Estimated population for 2018: 7,941 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wytheville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wytheville
  • Galax [Galax City]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Galax
    • Galax [Galax City] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the south of Allison
    • Estimated population for 2018: 6,423 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Galax
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Galax
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Hillsville [Carroll County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hillsville
      • Hillsville [Carroll County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Allison
      • Estimated population for 2018: 2,653 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hillsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hillsville
    • Dublin [Pulaski County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dublin have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dublin
      • Dublin [Pulaski County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northeast of Allison
      • Estimated population for 2018: 2,595 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dublin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dublin
    • Fries [Grayson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fries
      • Fries [Grayson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Allison
      • Estimated population for 2018: 450 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fries
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fries
    • Locust Hill [Wythe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Locust Hill
      • Locust Hill [Wythe County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the northwest of Allison
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Locust Hill
    • Austinville [Wythe County]
    • Fort Chiswell [Wythe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fort Chiswell
      • Fort Chiswell [Wythe County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the west of Allison
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fort Chiswell

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Allison ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Virginia

About Wythe County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Allison - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Allison) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Allison. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.9307, Longitude: -80.8362       In this case, the coordinates for Allison have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 

 

Copyright 2019
All Rights Reserved

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

This page was last modified: 31 May 2020