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Welcome to Darwin ...

Darwin is located in Dickenson County.

Several communities named Darwin share the same reason for their choice of Darwin. We're speculating that it might apply here: Named for Charles Darwin, the English naturalist.

Darwin is 1,570 feet [479 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

The telephone area code for Darwin: (276)

Communities Also Named Darwin ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 12 communities that are also named Darwin - they are located in California, Illinois, Indiana (2), Manitoba, Minnesota, Nevada, Ohio, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas and Wisconsin.

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

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Darwin. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Darwin. 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 Darwin.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Darwin ...

Looking for more information about Darwin? 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.

Looking for more information about Darwin? 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.

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

Communities near Darwin ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Norton   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the Southwest (SW) of Darwin

Located in Norton City

Wise   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the Southwest (SW) of Darwin

Located in Wise County

Jenkins   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the Northwest (NW) of Darwin

Located in Letcher County (KY)

Coeburn   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the South (S) of Darwin

Located in Wise County

Whitesburg   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the West (W) of Darwin

Located in Letcher County (KY)

Clintwood   [Map]

Lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the Northeast (NE) of Darwin

Pound   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the West (W) of Darwin

Located in Wise County

Elkhorn City   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the Northeast (NE) of Darwin

Located in Pike County (KY)

Saint Paul   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the Southeast (SE) of Darwin

Located in Russell County

Fleming-Neon   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the Northwest (NW) of Darwin

Located in Letcher County (KY)

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

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About Dickenson County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Dickenson County: www.dickensonctyva.com/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Darwin - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Darwin) 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 Darwin. 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 Darwin

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Darwin. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.1020, Longitude: -82.4899     [Map].






















 

 

 

 

 


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