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Welcome to Hanging Rock ...

Hanging Rock is located in Roanoke County.

Hanging Rock is 1,110 feet [338 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Hanging Rock is within the (540) area code.

Communities Also Named Hanging Rock ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Hanging Rock - they are located in Kentucky, Ohio and West Virginia.

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

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Hanging Rock. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Hanging Rock. 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 Hanging Rock.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Hanging Rock:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hanging Rock ...

Looking for more information about Hanging Rock? 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.

Looking for more information about Hanging Rock? 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.

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

Communities near Hanging Rock ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Roanoke   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the Southeast (SE) of Hanging Rock

Located in Roanoke City

Vinton   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the Southeast (SE) of Hanging Rock

Troutville   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the Northeast (NE) of Hanging Rock

Located in Botetourt County

Fincastle   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the Northeast (NE) of Hanging Rock

Located in Botetourt County

Boones Mill   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the South (S) of Hanging Rock

Located in Franklin County

New Castle   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the North (N) of Hanging Rock

Located in Craig County

Hollins   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the East (E) of Hanging Rock

Buena Vista   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the Southeast (SE) of Hanging Rock

Located in Roanoke City

Cave Spring   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the South (S) of Hanging Rock

Cloverdale   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the East (E) of Hanging Rock

Located in Botetourt County

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

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About Roanoke County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Roanoke County: www.roanokecountyva.gov/

The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hanging Rock - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Hanging Rock) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Hanging Rock. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Hanging Rock

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hanging Rock. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.3275, Longitude: -80.0410     [Map].






















 

 

 

 

 


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