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Welcome to Coeburn ...

The town of Coeburn is located in Wise County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Coeburn has a population of 1,877 people<3> (see below for details).

Coeburn is 2,050 feet [625 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The area code for Coeburn: (276)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Coeburn had an population of 1,877 people. This is a decrease of 12.25% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 5.96% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Coeburn had a population of 2,139 people (or 5.16% of the total population of Wise County). This makes Coeburn the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Coeburn represents 0.03% of the total population of Virginia (which has 8,001,024 people), making it the state's 95th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,139 people, the population of Coeburn increased 7.16% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,996 people).

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

Communities near Coeburn ...

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

  • Big Stone Gap [Wise County]
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    • Big Stone Gap [Wise County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Coeburn
    • Estimated population for 2018: 5,218 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Big Stone Gap
  • Norton [Norton City]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Norton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Norton
    • Norton [Norton City] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the west of Coeburn
    • Estimated population for 2018: 3,968 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norton
  • Wise [Wise County]
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    • Wise [Wise County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the west of Coeburn
    • Estimated population for 2018: 2,959 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wise
  • Jenkins [Letcher County]
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    • Jenkins [Letcher County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Coeburn
    • Estimated population for 2018: 1,961 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jenkins
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Appalachia [Wise County]
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      • Appalachia [Wise County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Coeburn
      • Estimated population for 2018: 1,566 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Appalachia
    • Clintwood [Dickenson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clintwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clintwood
      • Clintwood [Dickenson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of Coeburn
      • Estimated population for 2018: 1,304 people
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    • Pound [Wise County]
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      • Pound [Wise County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Coeburn
      • Estimated population for 2018: 937 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pound
    • Saint Paul [Russell County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Paul have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Paul
      • Saint Paul [Russell County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the east of Coeburn
      • Estimated population for 2018: 873 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Paul
    • Nickelsville [Scott County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nickelsville
      • Nickelsville [Scott County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of Coeburn
      • Estimated population for 2018: 360 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nickelsville
    • Clinchco [Dickenson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clinchco have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clinchco
      • Clinchco [Dickenson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Coeburn
      • Estimated population for 2018: 301 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clinchco

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Coeburn ...

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

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About Wise County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Wise County: www.wisecounty.org/

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 Wise, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Coeburn.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Coeburn - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Coeburn) 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 Coeburn. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Coeburn

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Coeburn. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.9451, Longitude: -82.4690       In this case, the coordinates for Coeburn have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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