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Welcome to Mouth-of-Wilson ...

Mouth-of-Wilson is located in Grayson County<1>.

Mouth-of-Wilson is 2,560 feet [780 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Mouth-of-Wilson is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Mouth-of-Wilson lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Mouth-of-Wilson lies within the (276) area code.

The ZIP code for Mouth-of-Wilson: 24363<3>

Communities near Mouth-of-Wilson ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Mouth-of-Wilson.

  • Marion [Smyth County]
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    • Marion [Smyth County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Mouth-of-Wilson
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,555 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marion 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 Marion<6>
  • Sparta [Alleghany County]
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    • Sparta [Alleghany County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Mouth-of-Wilson
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,723 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sparta 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 Sparta<6>
  • Jefferson [Ashe County]
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    • Jefferson [Ashe County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Mouth-of-Wilson
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,534 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jefferson 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 Jefferson<6>
  • West Jefferson [Ashe County]
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    • West Jefferson [Ashe County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Mouth-of-Wilson
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,313 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Jefferson 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 West Jefferson<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Independence [Grayson County]
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      • Independence [Grayson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the east of Mouth-of-Wilson
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 887 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Independence 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 Independence<6>
    • Trout Dale [Grayson County]
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      • Trout Dale [Grayson County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Mouth-of-Wilson
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 165 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Trout Dale<6>
    • Lansing [Ashe County]
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      • Lansing [Ashe County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Mouth-of-Wilson
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 154 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lansing 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 Lansing<6>
    • Topia [Alleghany County]
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      • Topia [Alleghany County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the south of Mouth-of-Wilson
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    • Crumpler [Ashe County]
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      • Crumpler [Ashe County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Mouth-of-Wilson
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crumpler 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 Crumpler<6>
    • Rugby [Grayson County]
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      • Rugby [Grayson County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of Mouth-of-Wilson
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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 Mouth-of-Wilson. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Mouth-of-Wilson.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mouth-of-Wilson ...

Looking for more information about Mouth-of-Wilson? 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 Mouth-of-Wilson, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Mouth-of-Wilson.

Adding Mouth-of-Wilson to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Mouth-of-Wilson 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 Mouth-of-Wilson was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Mouth-of-Wilson on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Virginia (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Mouth-of-Wilson on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Grayson, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Mouth-of-Wilson - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Mouth-of-Wilson). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Mouth-of-Wilson or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>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- Mouth-of-Wilson) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Mouth-of-Wilson. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Mouth-of-WilsonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mouth-of-Wilson. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.5893, Longitude: -81.3367    
<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.
<6>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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