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Welcome to Chase City ...

The town of Chase City is located in Mecklenburg County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Chase City has a population of 2,223 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Chase City is 530 feet [162 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Chase City: (434)

The ZIP code for Chase City: 23924<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Chase City had an population of 2,223 people. This is a decrease of 5.44% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 9.52% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Chase City had a population of 2,351 people (which is 7.18% of the total population of Mecklenburg County). This makes Chase City the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Chase City represents 0.03% of the total population of Virginia (which has 8,001,024 people), making it the state's 90th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,351 people, the population of Chase City decreased 4.31% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,457 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Chase City.

Communities near Chase City ...

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

  • South Hill [Mecklenburg County]
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    • South Hill [Mecklenburg County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Chase City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,356 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Hill
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for South Hill<7>
  • Victoria [Lunenburg County]
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    • Victoria [Lunenburg County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Chase City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,632 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Victoria have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Victoria
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Victoria<7>
  • Clarksville [Mecklenburg County]
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    • Clarksville [Mecklenburg County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Chase City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,169 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clarksville have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarksville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clarksville<7>
  • Keysville [Charlotte County]
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    • Keysville [Charlotte County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Chase City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 776 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Keysville 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 Keysville<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Drakes Branch [Charlotte County]
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      • Drakes Branch [Charlotte County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Chase City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 492 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Drakes Branch have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Drakes Branch
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Drakes Branch<7>
    • Boydton [Mecklenburg County]
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      • Boydton [Mecklenburg County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Chase City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 410 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boydton have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boydton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boydton<7>
    • Clover [Halifax County]
    • Scottsburg [Fluvanna County]
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      • Scottsburg [Fluvanna County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Chase City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 126 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scottsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scottsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scottsburg<7>
    • Finneywood [Mecklenburg County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Finneywood
      • Finneywood [Mecklenburg County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the north of Chase City
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    • Dunns Corner [Mecklenburg County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dunns Corner
      • Dunns Corner [Mecklenburg County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the east of Chase City
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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 Chase City. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Chase City.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Chase City. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Chase City.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Chase City ...

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

Adding Chase City to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Mentions & References for Chase City

Cities, Towns and Villages of Virginia

About Mecklenburg County

About Virginia

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

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 Mecklenburg, 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 Chase City.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Chase City - 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 Chase City). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Chase City 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Chase City) 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 Chase City. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Chase CityOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Chase City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.8004, Longitude: -78.4592    
<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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