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The location of Bastian









Welcome to Bastian ...

Bastian is located in Bland County.

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

Bastian is 2,180 feet [664 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Bastian is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Bastian lies within the (276) area code.

Communities near Bastian ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Bastian and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirDistance
Bluefield   [Map]   4,714   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Pocahontas   [Map]   362   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Rural Retreat   [Map]   1,462   S   18 miles [29 km]
Wytheville   [Map]   7,998   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Bluefield (WV)   [Map]   9,869   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Bramwell (WV)   [Map]   346   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Bastian.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Bastian. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bastian. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Bastian.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Bastian:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bastian ...

Looking for more information about Bastian? 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 Bastian, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Bastian.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Bland County: www.bland.org/

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.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bastian - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<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 from Point A (ie- Bastian) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bastian. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.1521, Longitude: -81.1501     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Bastian have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Bastian.

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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019