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Welcome to Leslie ...

Leslie is located in Roanoke County<1>.

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

Leslie is 1,010 feet [308 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Leslie lies within the (540) area code.

Communities Also Named Leslie ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 25 communities that are also named Leslie - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan, Missouri (2), New York, Ohio (2), Quebec, Saskatchewan, Texas (2), West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Leslie ...

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

  • Roanoke [Roanoke City]
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    • Roanoke [Roanoke City] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Leslie
    • Estimated population in 2019: 99,143 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roanoke<5>
  • Salem [Salem City]
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    • Salem [Salem City] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Leslie
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Salem have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 25,301 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Salem<5>
  • Radford [Bedford County]
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    • Radford [Bedford County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Leslie
    • 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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  • Vinton [Roanoke County]
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    • Vinton [Roanoke County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the north of Leslie
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vinton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,104 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vinton<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Rocky Mount [Franklin County]
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      • Rocky Mount [Franklin County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Leslie
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,724 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rocky Mount<5>
    • Troutville [Botetourt County]
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      • Troutville [Botetourt County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Leslie
      • Estimated population in 2019: 427 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Troutville<5>
    • Fincastle [Botetourt County]
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      • Fincastle [Botetourt County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Leslie
      • Estimated population in 2019: 341 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fincastle<5>
    • Boones Mill [Franklin County]
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      • Boones Mill [Franklin County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Leslie
      • Estimated population in 2019: 233 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boones Mill<5>
    • Cave Spring [Roanoke County]
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      • Cave Spring [Roanoke County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of Leslie
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    • Hollins [Roanoke County]
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      • Hollins [Roanoke County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the north of Leslie
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hollins have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hollins
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hollins<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Leslie ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Roanoke County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Leslie. 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/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Virginia's counties, including Roanoke, 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 Leslie - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 from Point A (ie- Leslie) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Leslie. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.2210, Longitude: -79.8931       In this case, the coordinates for Leslie 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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