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Welcome to Mitchell ...

The location of Mitchell has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Mitchell is 1,060 feet [323 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Mitchell is located in the (540) area code.

Communities Also Named Mitchell ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 44 communities that are also named Mitchell - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas (2), Colorado (2), Georgia, Idaho, Illinois (2), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana (2), Manitoba, Michigan (3), Minnesota, Mississippi (3), Missouri (2), Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, New York, Ontario, Oregon (4), Quebec, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas (3), Utah, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Mitchell ...

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

  • Roanoke (8 miles [12.9 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roanoke
    • Roanoke lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the east of Mitchell and is located in Roanoke City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 99,058 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roanoke
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roanoke<4>
  • Blacksburg (18 miles [29 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blacksburg
    • Blacksburg lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the west of Mitchell and is located in Montgomery County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 44,074 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blacksburg have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blacksburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blacksburg<4>
  • Vinton (11 miles [17.7 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vinton
    • Vinton lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the east of Mitchell and is located in Roanoke County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,128 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vinton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vinton<4>
  • Troutville (15 miles [24.1 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Troutville
    • Troutville lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northeast of Mitchell and is located in Botetourt County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 430 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Troutville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Troutville<4>
  • Fincastle (18 miles [29 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fincastle
    • Fincastle lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the northeast of Mitchell and is located in Botetourt County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 341 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fincastle
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fincastle<4>
  • Boones Mill (14 miles [22.5 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boones Mill
    • Boones Mill lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the southeast of Mitchell and is located in Franklin County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 233 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boones Mill
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boones Mill<4>
  • New Castle (14 miles [22.5 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Castle
    • New Castle lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the north of Mitchell and is located in Craig County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 155 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Castle
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Castle<4>
  • Hanging Rock (4 miles [6.4 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hanging Rock
    • Hanging Rock lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the northeast of Mitchell and is located in Roanoke County
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hanging Rock
  • Sunset Village (4 miles [6.4 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sunset Village
    • Sunset Village lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the east of Mitchell and is located in Salem City
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sunset Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sunset Village
  • Mason Cove (5 miles [8 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mason Cove
    • Mason Cove lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the north of Mitchell and is located in Roanoke County
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mason Cove

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mitchell ...

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

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The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Mitchell - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Mitchell) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mitchell. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.2921, Longitude: -80.1000       In this case, the coordinates for Mitchell have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<4>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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