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Welcome to Newcomb Heights ...

Newcomb Heights is located in Montgomery County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Newcomb Heights: Newcomb Hts. (in Canada, 'Hgts.' is the more common abbreviation.)

Newcomb Heights is 2,130 feet [649 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Newcomb Heights is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Newcomb Heights lies within the (540) area code.

Communities near Newcomb Heights ...

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

  • Blacksburg (5 miles [8 km] to the north)
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    • Blacksburg lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the north of Newcomb Heights 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.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blacksburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blacksburg<5>
  • Radford (9 miles [14.5 km] to the west)
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    • Radford lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the west of Newcomb Heights and is located in Radford City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 18,255 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Radford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Radford<5>
  • Dublin (15 miles [24.1 km] to the west)
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    • Dublin lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Newcomb Heights and is located in Pulaski County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,578 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dublin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dublin<5>
  • Pembroke (17 miles [27.4 km] to the northwest)
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    • Pembroke lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Newcomb Heights and is located in Giles County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,077 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pembroke<5>
  • Floyd (17 miles [27.4 km] to the south)
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    • Floyd lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Newcomb Heights and is located in Floyd County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 444 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Floyd<5>
  • Rogers (4 miles [6.4 km] to the south)
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    • Rogers lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of Newcomb Heights and is located in Montgomery County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rogers have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • McBryde Village (6 miles [9.7 km] to the north)
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    • McBryde Village lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of Newcomb Heights and is located in Montgomery County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McBryde Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Riner (6 miles [9.7 km] to the south)
  • Sundance Village (6 miles [9.7 km] to the north)
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    • Sundance Village lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of Newcomb Heights and is located in Montgomery County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sundance Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Mill Village (7 miles [11.3 km] to the west)
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    • Mill Village lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the west of Newcomb Heights and is located in Radford City
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mill Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Newcomb Heights. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Newcomb Heights.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Newcomb Heights ...

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

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

The official website for Montgomery County: www.montva.com/

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 Montgomery, 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 Newcomb Heights - 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- Newcomb Heights) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Newcomb Heights. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.1501, Longitude: -80.4081       In this case, the coordinates for Newcomb Heights 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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