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Welcome to Herald ...

Herald is primarily located in Dickenson County. A portion of Herald extends into Wise County.

Herald is 2,710 feet [826 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the altitude of Herald is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

The telephone area code for Herald: (276)

Communities Also Named Herald ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Herald - they are located in California, Illinois and Kansas.

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

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 Herald. 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 Herald. 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 Herald.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Herald ...

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

Communities near Herald ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Norton   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the West (W) of Herald

Located in Norton City

Lebanon   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the East (E) of Herald

Located in Russell County

Wise   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the West (W) of Herald

Located in Wise County

Jenkins   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the Northwest (NW) of Herald

Located in Letcher County (KY)

Coeburn   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the Southwest (SW) of Herald

Located in Wise County

Clintwood   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the North (N) of Herald

Pound   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the Northwest (NW) of Herald

Located in Wise County

Saint Paul   [Map]

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

Located in Russell County

Haysi   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the North (N) of Herald

Nickelsville   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the South (S) of Herald

Located in Scott County

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Virginia

About Dickenson County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Herald. 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Herald - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Herald) 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 Herald. 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 Herald

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Herald. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.9863, Longitude: -82.4047     [Map].






















 

 

 

 

 


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This page was last modified: 23 Feb 2020