The location of Craigsville
Welcome to Craigsville ...
The town of Craigsville is located in Augusta County.
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Craigsville has a population of 927 people<1> (see below for details).
Craigsville is 1,550 feet [472 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Craigsville lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Craigsville is within the (540) area code.
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Craigsville had a population of 923 people. This makes Craigsville the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Craigsville represents 0.01% of the total population of Virginia (which has 8,001,024 people), making it the state's 146th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 923 people, the population of Craigsville decreased 5.72% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 979 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Craigsville had an population of 927 people. This is an increase of 0.43% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 5.31% since the 2000 Census).
Communities near Craigsville ...
The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Craigsville and not the distance if you drove it.<3>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Craigsville.
Communities Also Named Craigsville ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Craigsville - they are located in Pennsylvania, South Carolina and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Craigsville.
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 Craigsville. 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 Craigsville. 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 Craigsville.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Craigsville:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Craigsville ...
Looking for more information about Craigsville? 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Craigsville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Craigsville.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Craigsville. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Augusta County: www.co.augusta.va.us/
The official website for State of Virginia: www.virginia.gov/
|<1>||Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Craigsville.|
- Return to Citation
|<2>||The elevation is an estimate for the area around Craigsville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.|
- Return to Citation
|<3>||Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that begins in Craigsville. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Craigsville) to Point B.|
If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Craigsville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Craigsville
Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Craigsville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.0841, Longitude: -79.3844 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for Craigsville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
- Return to Citation