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Welcome to Dungannon ...

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Dungannon has a population of 298 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Dungannon is 1,310 feet [399 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Dungannon lies within the (276) area code.

The ZIP code for Dungannon: 24245<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Dungannon had an population of 298 people. This is a decrease of 10.24% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 5.99% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Dungannon had a population of 332 people. This makes Dungannon the county's 4th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 332 people, the population of Dungannon increased 4.73% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 317 people).

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

Communities Also Named Dungannon ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Dungannon - they are located in Ohio (2) and Ontario.

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

Communities near Dungannon ...

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

  • Mill Point [Sullivan County]
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    • Mill Point [Sullivan County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Dungannon
    • Estimated population in 2014: 11,080 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mill Point
  • Bloomingdale [Sullivan County]
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    • Bloomingdale [Sullivan County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Dungannon
    • 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
  • Big Stone Gap [Wise County]
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    • Big Stone Gap [Wise County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Dungannon
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,104 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Big Stone Gap<7>
  • Harrtown [Sullivan County]
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    • Harrtown [Sullivan County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Dungannon
    • Estimated population in 2014: 4,365 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harrtown have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Waycross [Hawkins County]
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      • Waycross [Hawkins County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Dungannon
      • 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.
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    • Norton [Norton City]
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      • Norton [Norton City] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Dungannon
      • 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>
    • Wise [Wise County]
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      • Wise [Wise County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Dungannon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,885 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wise
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wise<7>
    • Gate City [Scott County]
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      • Gate City [Scott County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Dungannon
      • 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>
    • Coeburn [Wise County]
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      • Coeburn [Wise County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the north of Dungannon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,835 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coeburn
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coeburn<7>
    • Appalachia [Wise County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Appalachia
      • Appalachia [Wise County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Dungannon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,523 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Appalachia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Appalachia<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 Dungannon. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Dungannon.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dungannon ...

Looking for more information about Dungannon? 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 Dungannon, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Dungannon.

Adding Dungannon to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

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About Scott County

About Virginia

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Dungannon. 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 Dungannon.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Dungannon - 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 Dungannon). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Dungannon 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 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Dungannon) 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 Dungannon. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from DungannonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dungannon. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.8292, Longitude: -82.4672    
<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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