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Welcome to Morning Star ...

Morning Star is located in Page County<1>.

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

Morning Star is 1,340 feet [408 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Morning Star: (540)

Communities Also Named Morning Star ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Morning Star - they are located in Arkansas (5), Mississippi, North Carolina, Ohio and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Morning Star ...

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

  • Woodstock (17 miles [27.4 km] to the northwest)
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    • Woodstock lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Morning Star and is located in Shenandoah County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,293 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodstock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodstock
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Woodstock<5>
  • Luray (5 miles [8 km] to the west)
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    • Luray lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the west of Morning Star and is located in Page County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,849 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Luray
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Luray<5>
  • Shenandoah (17 miles [27.4 km] to the southwest)
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    • Shenandoah lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Morning Star and is located in Page County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,334 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shenandoah have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shenandoah
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shenandoah<5>
  • New Market (16 miles [25.7 km] to the west)
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    • New Market lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Morning Star and is located in Shenandoah County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,268 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Market
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Market<5>
  • Mount Jackson (16 miles [25.7 km] to the northwest)
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    • Mount Jackson lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Morning Star and is located in Shenandoah County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,144 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Jackson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Jackson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Jackson<5>
  • Stanley (8 miles [12.9 km] to the southwest)
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    • Stanley lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Morning Star and is located in Page County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,676 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stanley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stanley
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stanley<5>
  • Edinburg (16 miles [25.7 km] to the northwest)
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    • Edinburg lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Morning Star and is located in Shenandoah County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,078 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edinburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Edinburg<5>
  • Madison (19 miles [30.6 km] to the south)
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    • Madison lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Morning Star and is located in Madison County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 238 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Madison have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Madison
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Madison<5>
  • Washington (12 miles [19.3 km] to the northeast)
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    • Washington lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Morning Star and is located in Rappahannock County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 122 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Washington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Washington<5>
  • Marksville (7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marksville
    • Marksville lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Morning Star and is located in Page County
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marksville

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Morning Star ...

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

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About Page County

About Virginia

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

The official website for Page County: www.co.page.va.us/

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 Page, 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 Morning Star - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Morning Star) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Morning Star. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.6462, Longitude: -78.3658       In this case, the coordinates for Morning Star 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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