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Welcome to Haysi ...

The town of Haysi is located in Dickenson County<1>.

The location of Haysi has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

The pronunciation of Haysi: hay-SYE<3>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Haysi has a population of 463 people<4> (see below for details).

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

Haysi is 1,490 feet [454 m] above sea level.<5>.

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

The area code for Haysi: (276)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Haysi had an population of 463 people. This is a decrease of 7.03% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 148.92% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Haysi had a population of 498 people. This makes Haysi the county's 2nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 498 people, the population of Haysi increased 167.74% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 186 people).

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

Communities near Haysi ...

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

  • Jenkins (18 miles [29 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jenkins
    • Jenkins lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the west of Haysi and is located in Letcher County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,895 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jenkins
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jenkins<7>
  • Clintwood (9 miles [14.5 km] to the southwest)
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    • Clintwood lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the southwest of Haysi and is located in Dickenson County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,264 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clintwood
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clintwood<7>
  • Pound (17 miles [27.4 km] to the west)
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    • Pound lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the west of Haysi and is located in Wise County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 917 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pound
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pound<7>
  • Grundy (11 miles [17.7 km] to the northeast)
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    • Grundy lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Haysi and is located in Buchanan County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 883 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grundy
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grundy<7>
  • Elkhorn City (7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elkhorn City
    • Elkhorn City lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Haysi and is located in Pike County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 874 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elkhorn City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elkhorn City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elkhorn City<7>
  • Clinchco (4 miles [6.4 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clinchco
    • Clinchco lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the southwest of Haysi and is located in Dickenson County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 289 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clinchco
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clinchco<7>
  • Cleveland (19 miles [30.6 km] to the southeast)
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    • Cleveland lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southeast of Haysi and is located in Russell County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 170 people
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  • Cedarville (8 miles [12.9 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cedarville
    • Cedarville lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the northwest of Haysi and is located in Pike County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cedarville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedarville
  • Ashcamp (8 miles [12.9 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ashcamp
    • Ashcamp lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the northwest of Haysi and is located in Pike County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ashcamp have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ashcamp
  • Leemaster (8 miles [12.9 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leemaster
    • Leemaster lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the east of Haysi and is located in Buchanan County
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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 Haysi. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Haysi.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Haysi. See our Newspapers Page for Haysi.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Haysi ...

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

Adding Haysi to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Haysi 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 Haysi was on a map titled Map of Virginia (from Rand McNally, 1911).

We also found Haysi on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for Virginia (1956).

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

Recent Changes to RoadsideThoughts ...

Mentions & References for Haysi

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About Dickenson County

About Virginia

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

The official website for Dickenson County: www.dickensonctyva.com/

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 Dickenson, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Haysi. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Haysi.
<5>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Haysi - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Haysi) 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 Haysi. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from HaysiOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Haysi. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.2063, Longitude: -82.2923       In this case, the coordinates for Haysi have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.




 

 

 

 

 


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