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Welcome to Copper Hill ...

Copper Hill is located in Floyd County<1>.

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

Copper Hill is 2,850 feet [869 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Copper Hill is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Copper Hill is within the boundaries of the (540) area code.

Communities Also Named Copper Hill ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Copper Hill - they are located in Arizona, Nevada and New Jersey.

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

Communities near Copper Hill ...

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

  • Roanoke [Roanoke City]
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    • Roanoke [Roanoke City] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Copper Hill
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 99,058 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roanoke
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roanoke<5>
  • Blacksburg [Montgomery County]
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    • Blacksburg [Montgomery County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Copper Hill
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 44,074 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blacksburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blacksburg<5>
  • Salem [Salem City]
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    • Salem [Salem City] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Copper Hill
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,340 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Salem have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salem
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Salem<5>
  • Christiansburg [Montgomery County]
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    • Christiansburg [Montgomery County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Copper Hill
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,399 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Christiansburg<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Vinton [Roanoke County]
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      • Vinton [Roanoke County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Copper Hill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,128 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vinton<5>
    • Rocky Mount [Franklin County]
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      • Rocky Mount [Franklin County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Copper Hill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,712 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rocky Mount<5>
    • Floyd [Floyd County]
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      • Floyd [Floyd County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Copper Hill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 444 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Floyd<5>
    • Boones Mill [Franklin County]
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      • Boones Mill [Franklin County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the east of Copper Hill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 233 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boones Mill<5>
    • Bent Mountain [Roanoke County]
    • Simpsons [Floyd County]
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      • Simpsons [Floyd County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Copper Hill
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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 Copper Hill. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Copper Hill.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Copper Hill ...

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

Adding Copper Hill to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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About Floyd County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Floyd County: www.fin.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 Floyd, 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 Copper Hill - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Copper Hill) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Copper Hill. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.0818, Longitude: -80.1342       In this case, the coordinates for Copper Hill 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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