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Grays Corner, Virginia
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Welcome to Grays Corner ...

Grays Corner is located in Buckingham County.

A typical abbreviation for Grays Corner: Grays Cor. (or less commonly used: Grays Crn.)

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Grays Corner for more information about variations on the name of Grays Corner.

Grays Corner is 550 feet [168 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Grays Corner is within the (434) area code.

Communities near Grays Corner ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Grays Corner and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Adial   [Map]   ---   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Amherst   [Map]   2,205   W   23 miles [37 km]
Appomattox   [Map]   1,769   SW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Beckham   [Map]   ---   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Dillwyn   [Map]   445   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Lodebar   [Map]   ---   NW   21 miles [33.8 km]

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

Communities Also Named Grays Corner ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Virginia communities named Grays Corner: This one is located in Buckingham County and the other is located in Westmoreland County.

Beyond Virginia, there are 6 communities that are also named Grays Corner - they are located in Illinois, Maine (2), Maryland and New York.

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

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 Grays Corner. 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 Grays Corner. 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 Grays Corner.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Grays Corner:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Grays Corner ...

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be 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) Grays Corner. 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.

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Grays Corner. 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 Grays Corner - 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 'straight-line' distance starting from Grays Corner. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Grays Corner) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Grays Corner. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.6501, Longitude: -78.6320     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Grays Corner 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 Grays Corner.

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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 Grays Corner.