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Welcome to Boyce ...

The town of Boyce is located in Clarke County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Boyce has a population of 625 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Boyce.

Boyce is 590 feet [180 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Boyce is within the boundaries of the (504) area code.

The ZIP code for Boyce: 22620<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Boyce had an population of 625 people. This is an increase of 6.11% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 46.71% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Boyce had a population of 589 people. This makes Boyce the county's 2nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 589 people, the population of Boyce increased 38.26% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 426 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Boyce.

Communities Also Named Boyce ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Boyce - they are located in Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, New Hampshire, Pennsylvania (2), Tennessee and Texas.

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

Communities near Boyce ...

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

  • Petersburg [Fauquier County]
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    • Petersburg [Fauquier County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Boyce
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Petersburg have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Petersburg
  • Winchester [Winchester City]
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    • Winchester [Winchester City] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Boyce
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 27,700 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winchester
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winchester<7>
  • Front Royal [Warren County]
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    • Front Royal [Warren County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Boyce
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,389 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Front Royal
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Front Royal<7>
  • Purcellville [Loudoun County]
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    • Purcellville [Loudoun County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Boyce
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,285 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Purcellville have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Purcellville<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Strasburg [Shenandoah County]
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      • Strasburg [Shenandoah County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Boyce
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,716 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Strasburg have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Strasburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Strasburg<7>
    • Charles Town [Jefferson County]
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      • Charles Town [Jefferson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Boyce
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,015 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Charles Town
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Charles Town<7>
    • Ranson [Jefferson County]
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      • Ranson [Jefferson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Boyce
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,360 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ranson have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Ranson has also been known as:
      • Corporation of Ranson
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ranson<7>
    • Berryville [Clarke County]
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      • Berryville [Clarke County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the northeast of Boyce
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,369 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Berryville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Berryville<7>
    • Stephens City [Frederick County]
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      • Stephens City [Frederick County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the west of Boyce
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,106 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stephens City have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stephens City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stephens City<7>
    • Middletown [Frederick County]
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      • Middletown [Frederick County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Boyce
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,424 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middletown have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middletown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middletown<7>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Boyce ...

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

Adding Boyce to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Boyce in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Boyce was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Boyce on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Virginia (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Boyce on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Virginia

About Clarke County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Clarke County: www.co.clarke.va.us/

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 Clarke, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Boyce.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Boyce - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Boyce). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Boyce or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>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- Boyce) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Boyce. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from BoyceOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Boyce. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.0934, Longitude: -78.0601    
<6>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.
<7>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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