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Welcome to Cave Spring ...

Cave Spring is located in Roanoke County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Cave Spring: Cave Spg. (or less commonly used: Cave Spng. or Cave Sprng.)

Cave Spring is 1,090 feet [332 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Cave Spring: (540)

The ZIP code for Cave Spring: 24018<3>

Adding Cave Spring to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Cave Spring 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 Cave Spring was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

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

Communities Also Named Cave Spring ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 13 communities that are also named Cave Spring - they are located in Alabama (5), Arkansas, Georgia, Kansas, Kentucky (2), Missouri and Tennessee (2).

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

Communities near Cave Spring ...

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

  • Roanoke [Roanoke City]
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    • Roanoke [Roanoke City] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Cave Spring
    • 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 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northwest of Cave Spring
    • Estimated population in 2019: 25,301 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Salem have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salem
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Salem<5>
  • Vinton [Roanoke County]
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    • Vinton [Roanoke County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Cave Spring
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,104 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vinton have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vinton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vinton<5>
  • Rocky Mount [Franklin County]
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    • Rocky Mount [Franklin County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Cave Spring
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,724 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rocky Mount
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rocky Mount<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Troutville [Botetourt County]
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      • Troutville [Botetourt County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Cave Spring
      • Estimated population in 2019: 427 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Troutville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Troutville<5>
    • Boones Mill [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boones Mill
      • Boones Mill [Franklin County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Cave Spring
      • 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 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Cave Spring
      • Estimated population in 2019: 153 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Castle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Castle<5>
    • Garden City [Roanoke City]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Garden City
      • Garden City [Roanoke City] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the east of Cave Spring
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Garden City have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Garden City
    • Sunset Village [Salem City]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sunset Village
      • Sunset Village [Salem City] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the north of Cave Spring
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sunset Village have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sunset Village
    • Buena Vista [Roanoke City]
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      • Buena Vista [Roanoke City] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northeast of Cave Spring
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Buena Vista have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • 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 Cave Spring. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Cave Spring.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cave Spring ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Cave Spring. 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 elevation is an estimate for the area around Cave Spring - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 community (such as Cave Spring). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Cave Spring or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>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 from Point A (ie- Cave Spring) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Cave Spring. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Cave SpringOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cave Spring. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.2283, Longitude: -80.0129    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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