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Welcome to Collinsville ...

Collinsville is located in Henry County<1> and is the County Seat for Henry County.

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

Collinsville is 820 feet [250 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Collinsville lies within the (276) area code.

Communities Also Named Collinsville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Virginia communities named Collinsville: This one is located in Henry County and the other is located in Frederick County.

Beyond Virginia, there are 17 communities that are also named Collinsville - they are located in Alabama, California, Connecticut, Georgia, Illinois, Kansas, Massachusetts, Mississippi, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania and Texas.

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

Communities near Collinsville ...

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

  • Eden (16 miles [25.7 km] to the southeast)
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    • Eden lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Collinsville and is located in Rockingham County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,867 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eden
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eden<5>
  • Rocky Mount (19 miles [30.6 km] to the north)
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    • Rocky Mount lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Collinsville and is located in Franklin County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,712 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rocky Mount
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rocky Mount<5>
  • Stoneville (17 miles [27.4 km] to the south)
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    • Stoneville lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Collinsville and is located in Rockingham County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,261 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stoneville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stoneville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stoneville<5>
  • Ridgeway (10 miles [16.1 km] to the south)
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    • Ridgeway lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the south of Collinsville and is located in Henry County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 688 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ridgeway
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ridgeway<5>
  • Bassett (5 miles [8 km] to the northwest)
  • Preston (5 miles [8 km] to the southwest)
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    • Preston lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southwest of Collinsville and is located in Henry County
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Preston
  • Chatmoss (6 miles [9.7 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chatmoss
    • Chatmoss lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Collinsville and is located in Henry County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chatmoss have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chatmoss
  • Horse Pasture (6 miles [9.7 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Horse Pasture
    • Horse Pasture lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Collinsville and is located in Henry County
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Horse Pasture
  • Laurel Park (6 miles [9.7 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Laurel Park
    • Laurel Park lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of Collinsville and is located in Henry County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Laurel Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Laurel Park
  • Oak Level (7 miles [11.3 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oak Level
    • Oak Level lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Collinsville and is located in Henry County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oak Level have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oak Level

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Collinsville ...

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

Recent Changes to RoadsideThoughts ...

Mentions & References for Collinsville

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About Henry County

About Virginia

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

The official website for Henry County: www.co.henry.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 Henry, 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Collinsville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Collinsville) 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 Collinsville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from CollinsvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Collinsville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.7151, Longitude: -79.9153       In this case, the coordinates for Collinsville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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