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Welcome to College Park ...

College Park is 1,920 feet [585 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

College Park is located in the (540) area code.

Communities near College Park ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from College Park and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>.

Community   2017<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Blacksburg   [Map]   44,563   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Christiansburg   [Map]   22,259   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Dublin   [Map]   2,649   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Floyd   [Map]   438   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Merrimac   [Map]   ---   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Oak Grove   [Map]   ---   E   8 miles [12.9 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for College Park.

Communities Also Named College Park ...

While we believe that this College Park is located in Radford City, we know of another 8 Virginia communities named College Park. Those communities are located in the following counties: Alexandria City, Chesterfield, Frederick, Lynchburg City, Newport News City, Staunton City, Suffolk City and Virginia Beach City.

Beyond Virginia, there are 36 communities that are also named College Park - they are located in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California (2), Delaware, Florida (4), Georgia (3), Illinois, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan, New York, North Carolina (3), Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina (4) and Tennessee.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around College Park. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of College Park. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around College Park.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for College Park:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for College Park ...

Looking for more information about College Park? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about College Park? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to College Park, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for College Park.

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

The official website for State of Virginia: www.virginia.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around College Park - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that begins in College Park. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- College Park) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in College Park. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.1293, Longitude: -80.5359     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for College Park have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for College Park.

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