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Welcome to Elliston ...

Elliston is located in Montgomery County<1>.

Elliston is 1,260 feet [384 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Elliston: (540)

Websites for Elliston ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.montgomerycc.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Elliston, the following might be of interest:

Communities Also Named Elliston ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Elliston - they are located in Florida, Indiana, Kentucky (2), Montana, Newfoundland and Labrador and Ohio (2).

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

Communities near Elliston ...

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

  • Roanoke [Roanoke City]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roanoke
    • Roanoke [Roanoke City] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the east of Elliston
    • Estimated population in 2019: 99,143 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roanoke
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roanoke<4>
  • Blacksburg [Montgomery County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blacksburg
    • Blacksburg [Montgomery County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the west of Elliston
    • Estimated population in 2019: 44,233 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blacksburg have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blacksburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blacksburg<4>
  • Salem [Salem City]
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    • Salem [Salem City] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Elliston
    • Estimated population in 2019: 25,301 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Salem have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salem
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Salem<4>
  • Christiansburg [Montgomery County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Christiansburg
    • Christiansburg [Montgomery County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Elliston
    • Estimated population in 2019: 22,473 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Christiansburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Christiansburg<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Radford [Radford City]
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      • Radford [Radford City] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the west of Elliston
      • Estimated population in 2019: 18,249 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Radford have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Radford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Radford<4>
    • Vinton [Roanoke County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vinton
      • Vinton [Roanoke County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the east of Elliston
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,104 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vinton have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vinton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vinton<4>
    • Boones Mill [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boones Mill
      • Boones Mill [Franklin County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Elliston
      • Estimated population in 2019: 233 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boones Mill
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boones Mill<4>
    • Wabun [Roanoke County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wabun
      • Wabun [Roanoke County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the northeast of Elliston
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wabun
    • Bent Mountain [Roanoke County]
    • Mount Tabor Village [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Tabor Village
      • Mount Tabor Village [Montgomery County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the west of Elliston
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Tabor Village have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Tabor Village

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Elliston ...

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

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About Montgomery County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Montgomery County: www.montva.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 Montgomery, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Elliston - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Elliston) 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 Elliston. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Elliston

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Elliston. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.2170, Longitude: -80.2314    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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