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Welcome to Altavista ...
The town of Altavista is located in Campbell County.
The location of Altavista has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Altavista has a population of 3,422 people<2> (see below for details).
Altavista is 650 feet [198 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Altavista lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Altavista: (434)
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Altavista had a population of 3,450 people (or 6.29% of the total population of Campbell County). This makes Altavista the county's most populous community.
The population of Altavista represents 0.04% of the population of Virginia (which has 8,001,024 people), making it the state's 76th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 3,450 people, the population of Altavista has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 3,425 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Altavista had an population of 3,422 people. This is a decrease of 0.81% since the 2010 Census.
More information can be found on the Census Page for Altavista.
Communities near Altavista ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Altavista and not the distance if you are going to drive.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Altavista.
Communities Also Named Altavista ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Altavista - it's located in Georgia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Altavista.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Altavista:
Websites for Altavista ...
Official Website: www.ci.altavista.va.us/
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Altavista ...
Looking for more information about Altavista? 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Altavista, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Altavista.
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The official website for Altavista: www.ci.altavista.va.us/
The official website for Campbell County: www.co.campbell.va.us/
The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/
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This page was last modified: 19 Mar 2019