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Welcome to Narrows ...
The town of Narrows is located in Giles County.
The location of Narrows has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Narrows has a population of 1,960 people<2> (see below for details).
Narrows is 1,610 feet [491 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Narrows lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Narrows is located in the (540) area code.
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Narrows had a population of 2,029 people (which is 11.74% of the total population of Giles County). This makes Narrows the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Narrows represents 0.03% of the total population of Virginia (which has 8,001,024 people), making it the state's 98th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 2,029 people, the population of Narrows decreased 3.88% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,111 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Narrows had an population of 1,960 people. This is a decrease of 3.4% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.15% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Narrows.
Communities near Narrows ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Narrows and not the distance if you are driving.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Narrows.
Communities Also Named Narrows ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Virginia communities named Narrows: This one is located in Giles County and the other is located in Roanoke County.
Beyond Virginia, there are 18 communities that are also named Narrows - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Colorado, Delaware, Florida, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Manitoba, Maryland, Nevada, New York, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Ontario and Oregon (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Narrows.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Narrows:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Narrows ...
Looking for more information about Narrows? 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 Narrows, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Narrows.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Giles County: www.gilescounty.org/
The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/
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This page was last modified: 21 Jan 2019