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Welcome to Duffield ...

The town of Duffield is located in Scott County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Duffield has a population of 83 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Duffield.

Duffield is 1,470 feet [448 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Duffield: (276)

The ZIP code for Duffield: 24244<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Duffield had an population of 83 people. This is a decrease of 8.79% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 33.87% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Duffield had a population of 91 people. This makes Duffield the county's 5th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 91 people, the population of Duffield increased 46.77% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 62 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Duffield.

Communities Also Named Duffield ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Duffield - they are located in Alberta, Colorado, Maryland, Michigan and Pennsylvania.

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

Communities near Duffield ...

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

  • Kingsport [Sullivan County]
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    • Kingsport [Sullivan County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Duffield
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 54,112 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kingsport have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kingsport
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kingsport<7>
  • Bloomingdale [Sullivan County]
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    • Bloomingdale [Sullivan County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Duffield
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 9,888 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bloomingdale have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bloomingdale
  • Church Hill [Hawkins County]
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    • Church Hill [Hawkins County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Duffield
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,643 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Church Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Church Hill
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Church Hill<7>
  • Mount Carmel [Hawkins County]
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    • Mount Carmel [Hawkins County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Duffield
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,255 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Carmel
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Carmel<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Big Stone Gap [Wise County]
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      • Big Stone Gap [Wise County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the north of Duffield
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,104 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Big Stone Gap<7>
    • Waycross [Hawkins County]
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      • Waycross [Hawkins County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Duffield
      • Estimated population in 2014: 4,091 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waycross have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waycross
    • Norton [Norton City]
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      • Norton [Norton City] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Duffield
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,985 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Norton have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norton<7>
    • Blair Gap [Sullivan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blair Gap
      • Blair Gap [Sullivan County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Duffield
      • Estimated population in 2014: 1,870 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blair Gap have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blair Gap
    • Gate City [Scott County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gate City
      • Gate City [Scott County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Duffield
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,867 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gate City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gate City<7>
    • Surgoinsville [Hawkins County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Surgoinsville
      • Surgoinsville [Hawkins County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Duffield
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,754 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Surgoinsville have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Surgoinsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Surgoinsville<7>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Duffield ...

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

Adding Duffield to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found Duffield on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Virginia (1911).

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

The Communities of Virginia

About Scott County

About Virginia

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

The official website for Scott County: www.scottcountyva.com/

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 Scott, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Duffield.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Duffield - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Duffield). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Duffield or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Duffield) 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 Duffield. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from DuffieldOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Duffield. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.7187, Longitude: -82.7974    
<6>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.
<7>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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