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Georges Fork, Virginia

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Welcome to Georges Fork ...

Georges Fork is located in Dickenson County.

A typical abbreviation for Georges Fork: Georges Frk.

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Georges Fork for more information about variations on the name of Georges Fork.

Georges Fork is 1,530 feet [466 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Georges Fork is located in the (276) area code.

Communities near Georges Fork ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Georges Fork and not the distance if driven.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Elkhorn City (KY)   [Map]   932   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Fleming-Neon (KY)   [Map]   717   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Jenkins (KY)   [Map]   2,070   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Wheelwright (KY)   [Map]   542   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Whitesburg (KY)   [Map]   1,974   W   18 miles [29 km]
Coeburn   [Map]   1,986   S   14 miles [22.5 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Georges Fork.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Georges Fork. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Georges Fork. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Georges Fork.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Georges Fork:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Georges Fork ...

Looking for more information about Georges Fork? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Georges Fork? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Georges Fork, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Georges Fork.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Georges Fork. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Virginia

About Dickenson County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Georges Fork - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that begins in Georges Fork. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Georges Fork) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Georges Fork. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.1490, Longitude: -82.4863     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Georges Fork have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Georges Fork.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Georges Fork.