A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Lebanon ...
The location of Lebanon has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
When the people of Lebanon refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Lebanonian<3>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Lebanon has a population of 3,197 people<4> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Lebanon.
Lebanon is 2,020 feet [616 m] above sea level.<5>.
Time Zone: Lebanon lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Lebanon: (276)
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Lebanon had an population of 3,197 people. This is a decrease of 6.63% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 2.32% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Lebanon had a population of 3,424 people (which is 11.85% of the total population of Russell County). This makes Lebanon the county's most populous community.
The population of Lebanon represents 0.04% of the total population of Virginia (which has 8,001,024 people), making it the state's 77th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 3,424 people, the population of Lebanon increased 4.61% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 3,273 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Lebanon.
Communities Also Named Lebanon ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 55 communities that are also named Lebanon - they are located in Alabama (3), Arizona, Arkansas (2), Colorado, Connecticut (2), Delaware, Florida, Georgia (2), Illinois, Indiana, Iowa (2), Kansas (2), Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Maine, Mississippi (5), Missouri (2), Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York (2), North Carolina, Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina (4), South Dakota, Tennessee (4), Texas (3) and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Lebanon.
Communities near Lebanon ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Lebanon.
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 Lebanon. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Lebanon.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Lebanon. 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 Lebanon.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Lebanon. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Lebanon.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lebanon ...
Looking for more information about Lebanon? 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 Lebanon, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Lebanon.
Adding Lebanon to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Lebanon 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 Lebanon was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Lebanon on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Virginia (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Lebanon on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022