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Welcome to Joyner ...

Joyner is located in Southampton County<1>.

Joyner is 100 feet [30 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Communities Also Named Joyner ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Joyner - it's located in North Carolina.

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

Communities near Joyner ...

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

  • Franklin [Franklin City]
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    • Franklin [Franklin City] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the east of Joyner
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,833 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Franklin<4>
  • Emporia [Emporia City]
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    • Emporia [Emporia City] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the west of Joyner
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,257 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Emporia<4>
  • Waverly [Sussex County]
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    • Waverly [Sussex County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the northeast of Joyner
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,905 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waverly have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waverly<4>
  • Courtland [Southampton County]
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    • Courtland [Southampton County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the east of Joyner
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,214 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Courtland<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Wakefield [Sussex County]
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      • Wakefield [Sussex County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the northeast of Joyner
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 805 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wakefield have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jarratt [Greensville County]
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      • Jarratt [Greensville County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the west of Joyner
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 553 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jarratt<4>
    • Boykins [Southampton County]
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      • Boykins [Southampton County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the south of Joyner
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 525 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boykins<4>
    • Newsoms [Southampton County]
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      • Newsoms [Southampton County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Joyner
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 298 people
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    • Severn [Northampton County]
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      • Severn [Northampton County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the south of Joyner
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 238 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Severn have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Stony Creek [Sussex County]
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      • Stony Creek [Sussex County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northwest of Joyner
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 173 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stony Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stony Creek
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stony Creek<4>

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 Joyner. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Joyner.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Joyner ...

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

Adding Joyner to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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About Southampton County

About Virginia

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

The official website for Southampton County: www.southamptoncounty.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 Southampton, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Joyner - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Joyner) 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 Joyner. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from JoynerOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Joyner. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.7798, Longitude: -77.2518    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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