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Welcome to Hollins ...
The location of Hollins has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Hollins is 1,110 feet [338 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Hollins lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Hollins is within the boundaries of the (540) area code.
Communities Also Named Hollins ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Hollins - they are located in Alabama and Maryland.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Hollins.
Communities near Hollins ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Hollins.
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 Hollins. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Hollins.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Hollins. 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 Hollins.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Hollins. See our Newspapers Page for Hollins.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hollins ...
Looking for more information about Hollins? 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 Hollins, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Hollins.
Adding Hollins to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Hollins 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 Hollins was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Hollins on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Virginia (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Hollins on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Hollins. 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/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022