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Welcome to Bonsack ...

Bonsack is located in Roanoke County<1>.

The location of Bonsack has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Bonsack is 980 feet [299 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Bonsack: (540)

Communities Also Named Bonsack ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Bonsack - it's located in Tennessee.

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

Communities near Bonsack ...

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

  • Roanoke [Roanoke City]
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    • Roanoke [Roanoke City] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southwest of Bonsack
    • Estimated population in 2019: 99,143 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roanoke
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roanoke<5>
  • Salem [Salem City]
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    • Salem [Salem City] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Bonsack
    • Estimated population in 2019: 25,301 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Salem have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salem
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Salem<5>
  • Radford [Bedford County]
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    • Radford [Bedford County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Bonsack
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Radford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Vinton [Roanoke County]
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    • Vinton [Roanoke County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the south of Bonsack
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,104 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vinton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vinton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vinton<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Bedford [Bedford City]
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      • Bedford [Bedford City] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Bonsack
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,597 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bedford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bedford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bedford<5>
    • Buchanan [Botetourt County]
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      • Buchanan [Botetourt County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Bonsack
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,174 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Buchanan<5>
    • Troutville [Botetourt County]
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      • Troutville [Botetourt County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of Bonsack
      • Estimated population in 2019: 427 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Troutville<5>
    • Fincastle [Botetourt County]
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      • Fincastle [Botetourt County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of Bonsack
      • Estimated population in 2019: 341 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fincastle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fincastle<5>
    • Boones Mill [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boones Mill
      • Boones Mill [Franklin County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Bonsack
      • Estimated population in 2019: 233 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boones Mill
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boones Mill<5>
    • New Castle [Craig County]
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      • New Castle [Craig County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Bonsack
      • Estimated population in 2019: 153 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Castle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Castle<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bonsack ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Roanoke County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Roanoke County: www.roanokecountyva.gov/

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 Roanoke, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bonsack - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Bonsack) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bonsack. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.3260, Longitude: -79.8659       In this case, the coordinates for Bonsack have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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