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New Market, Virginia
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Welcome to New Market ...

The town of New Market is located in Shenandoah County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, New Market has a population of 2,248 people<1> (see below for details).

New Market is 1,040 feet [317 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

New Market is within the boundaries of the (540) area code.

The ZIP code for New Market: 22844<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, New Market had a population of 2,146 people (or 5.11% of the total population of Shenandoah County). This makes New Market the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of New Market represents 0.03% of the total population of Virginia (which has 8,001,024 people), making it the state's 94th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,146 people, the population of New Market increased 31.09% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,637 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, New Market had an population of 2,248 people. This is an increase of 4.75% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 37.32% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for New Market.

Communities Also Named New Market ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Virginia communities named New Market: This one is located in Shenandoah County and the other is located in Prince William County.

Beyond Virginia, there are 25 communities that are also named New Market - they are located in Alabama, Delaware, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana (2), Iowa, Kentucky, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri (2), New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio (3), Pennsylvania, South Carolina (4) and Tennessee.

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

Websites for New Market ...

Official Website:

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around New Market. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of New Market. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around New Market. Our list includes 7 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for New Market:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for New Market ...

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

Communities near New Market ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Harrisonburg   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the Southwest (SW) of New Market

Located in Harrisonburg City

Woodstock   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the Northeast (NE) of New Market

Luray   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the East (E) of New Market

Located in Page County

Broadway   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the West (W) of New Market

Located in Rockingham County

Elkton   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the South (S) of New Market

Located in Rockingham County

Timberville   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the West (W) of New Market

Located in Rockingham County

Shenandoah   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the South (S) of New Market

Located in Page County

Mount Jackson   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the North (N) of New Market

Stanley   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the Southeast (SE) of New Market

Located in Page County

Edinburg   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the Northeast (NE) of New Market

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for New Market.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Virginia

About Shenandoah County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for New Market:

The official website for Shenandoah County:

The official website for State of Virginia:

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for New Market.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around New Market - 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 town (such as New Market). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether New Market 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- New Market) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for New Market. 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 New Market

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in New Market. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.6479, Longitude: -78.6717     [Map].






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