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Welcome to Grundy ...

The town of Grundy is located in Buchanan County<1> and is the County Seat for Buchanan County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Grundy has a population of 899 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Grundy.

Grundy is 1,450 feet [442 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Grundy is within the (276) area code.

The ZIP code for Grundy: 24614<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Grundy had an population of 899 people. This is a decrease of 11.95% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 18.64% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Grundy had a population of 1,021 people. This makes Grundy the county's most populous community.

The population of Grundy represents 0.01% of the total population of Virginia (which has 8,001,024 people), making it the state's 140th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,021 people, the population of Grundy decreased 7.6% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,105 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Grundy.

Communities Also Named Grundy ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Grundy - it's located in Kentucky.

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

Communities near Grundy ...

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

  • Honaker [Russell County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Honaker
    • Honaker [Russell County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Grundy
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,322 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Honaker
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Honaker<6>
  • Elkhorn City [Pike County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elkhorn City
    • Elkhorn City [Pike County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Grundy
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 874 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elkhorn City have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elkhorn City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elkhorn City<6>
  • Haysi [Dickenson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Haysi
    • Haysi [Dickenson County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Grundy
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 460 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Haysi have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Haysi
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Haysi<6>
  • Clinchco [Dickenson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clinchco
    • Clinchco [Dickenson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Grundy
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 289 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clinchco
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clinchco<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Bradshaw [McDowell County]
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      • Bradshaw [McDowell County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Grundy
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 258 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bradshaw have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bradshaw
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bradshaw<6>
    • Iaeger [McDowell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Iaeger
      • Iaeger [McDowell County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Grundy
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 232 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Iaeger have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Iaeger
    • Cedarville [Pike County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cedarville
      • Cedarville [Pike County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of Grundy
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cedarville have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedarville
    • Janey [Buchanan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Janey
      • Janey [Buchanan County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the southeast of Grundy
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Janey
    • Leemaster [Buchanan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leemaster
      • Leemaster [Buchanan County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the south of Grundy
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leemaster
    • Big Rock [Buchanan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Big Rock
      • Big Rock [Buchanan County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Grundy
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Big Rock

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Grundy. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Grundy.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Grundy ...

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

Adding Grundy to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Grundy in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Grundy was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Grundy on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Virginia (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Grundy on our Genealogy Page.

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

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 Buchanan, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Grundy.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Grundy - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Grundy). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Grundy or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Grundy) 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 Grundy. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from GrundyOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Grundy. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.2790, Longitude: -82.1005    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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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