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Welcome to Faber ...
While we don't have a date for the founding of Faber, you might get a feel for it by knowing that during our research the earliest mention that we found (so far) was in a book dated 1895.
Faber is 590 feet [180 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Faber lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Faber: (434)
The ZIP code for Faber: 22938<3>
Communities Also Named Faber ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 2 communities that are also named Faber - they are located in Arkansas and Kentucky.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Faber.
Communities near Faber ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Faber.
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 Faber. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Faber.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Faber. 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 Faber.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Faber. See our Newspapers Page for Faber.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Faber ...
Looking for more information about Faber? 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 Faber, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Faber.
Adding Faber to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Faber 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 Faber was in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Faber on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Virginia (1911).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Faber.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Faber. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Nelson County: www.nelsoncounty.com/
The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/
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This page was last modified/updated: 22 Feb 2024