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Welcome to Alta View ...

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

A typical abbreviation for Alta View: Alta Vw.

Alta View is 1,140 feet [347 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Alta View is within the (540) area code.

Communities near Alta View ...

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

  • Roanoke [Roanoke City]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roanoke
    • Roanoke [Roanoke City] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the east of Alta View
    • Estimated population in 2018: 99,920 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roanoke
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roanoke<4>
  • Blacksburg [Montgomery County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blacksburg have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blacksburg
    • Blacksburg [Montgomery County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the west of Alta View
    • Estimated population in 2018: 44,678 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blacksburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blacksburg<4>
  • Vinton [Roanoke County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vinton have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vinton
    • Vinton [Roanoke County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the east of Alta View
    • Estimated population in 2018: 8,096 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vinton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vinton<4>
  • Troutville [Botetourt County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Troutville have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Troutville
    • Troutville [Botetourt County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northeast of Alta View
    • Estimated population in 2018: 430 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Troutville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Troutville<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Fincastle [Botetourt County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fincastle
      • Fincastle [Botetourt County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the northeast of Alta View
      • Estimated population in 2018: 341 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fincastle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fincastle<4>
    • Boones Mill [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boones Mill
      • Boones Mill [Franklin County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Alta View
      • Estimated population in 2018: 234 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boones Mill
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boones Mill<4>
    • New Castle [Craig County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Castle have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Castle
      • New Castle [Craig County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the north of Alta View
      • Estimated population in 2018: 151 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Castle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Castle<4>
    • Cave Spring [Roanoke County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cave Spring have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cave Spring
      • Cave Spring [Roanoke County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the southeast of Alta View
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cave Spring
    • Mason Cove [Roanoke County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mason Cove
      • Mason Cove [Roanoke County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the north of Alta View
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mason Cove
    • Buena Vista [Roanoke City]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Buena Vista have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Buena Vista
      • Buena Vista [Roanoke City] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the east of Alta View
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Buena Vista

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alta View ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Alta View. 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 Alta View - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Alta View) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alta View. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.2785, Longitude: -80.0778       In this case, the coordinates for Alta View have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<4>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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