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Welcome to Edinburg ...
While we don't have a date for the founding of Edinburg, you might consider that their post office opened in 1903.
When the people of Edinburg refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Edinburger<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Edinburg has a population of 1,069 people<3> (see below for details).
Edinburg is 830 feet [253 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Edinburg lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Edinburg: (540)
The ZIP code for Edinburg: 22824<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Edinburg had an population of 1,069 people. This is an increase of 2.69% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 31.49% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Edinburg had a population of 1,041 people. This makes Edinburg the county's 5th most populous community.
The population of Edinburg represents 0.01% of the population of Virginia (which has 8,001,024 people), making it the state's 137th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,041 people, the population of Edinburg increased 28.04% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 813 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Edinburg.
Communities Also Named Edinburg ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 15 communities that are also named Edinburg - they are located in Georgia, Illinois, Iowa, Maine, Mississippi, Missouri (2), New Jersey, New York, North Dakota, Ohio (3), Pennsylvania and Texas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Edinburg.
Communities near Edinburg ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Edinburg.
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 Edinburg. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Edinburg.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Edinburg. 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 Edinburg.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Edinburg. Our list includes 6 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Edinburg.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Edinburg ...
Looking for more information about Edinburg? 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 Edinburg, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Edinburg.
Adding Edinburg to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Edinburg in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Edinburg was in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Edinburg in the book titled .<8> From that list, the Edinburg post office opened in 1903.
For more details, see References and Mentions for Edinburg.
Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Shenandoah County: www.co.shenandoah.va.us/
The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/
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