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Welcome to Indian Valley ...

Indian Valley is located in Floyd County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Indian Valley: Indian Vly. (or less commonly used: Indian Vally. or Indian Vlly.)

Indian Valley is 2,710 feet [826 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Indian Valley is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

The area code for Indian Valley: (540)

Communities Also Named Indian Valley ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Indian Valley - they are located in Alabama, Georgia, Idaho (2), Kansas (2) and Kentucky.

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

Communities near Indian Valley ...

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

  • Christiansburg [Montgomery County]
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    • Christiansburg [Montgomery County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Indian Valley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,399 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Christiansburg<5>
  • Radford [Radford City]
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    • Radford [Radford City] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Indian Valley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 18,255 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Radford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Radford<5>
  • Pulaski [Pulaski County]
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    • Pulaski [Pulaski County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Indian Valley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,657 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pulaski have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pulaski<5>
  • Hillsville [Carroll County]
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    • Hillsville [Carroll County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Indian Valley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,686 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hillsville<5>
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    • Dublin [Pulaski County]
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      • Dublin [Pulaski County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Indian Valley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,578 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dublin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dublin<5>
    • Floyd [Floyd County]
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      • Floyd [Floyd County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Indian Valley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 444 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Floyd<5>
    • Dugspur [Carroll County]
    • Mack Creek Village [Pulaski County]
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      • Mack Creek Village [Pulaski County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Indian Valley
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mack Creek Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Sowers [Floyd County]
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      • Sowers [Floyd County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Indian Valley
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    • Star [Carroll County]
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      • Star [Carroll County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Indian Valley
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Star have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Indian Valley. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Indian Valley.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Indian Valley ...

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

Adding Indian Valley to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Indian Valley 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 Indian Valley was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Floyd County: www.fin.org/

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 Floyd, 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 elevation is an estimate for the area around Indian Valley - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Indian Valley) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Indian Valley. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.9087, Longitude: -80.5520       In this case, the coordinates for Indian Valley have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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