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Welcome to North Stanton ...

North Stanton is located in Halifax County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for North Stanton: N. Stanton

North Stanton is 680 feet [207 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

North Stanton is located in the (434) area code.

Websites for North Stanton ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.halifaxchamber.net/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to North Stanton, the following might be of interest:

Communities near North Stanton ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near North Stanton.

  • South Boston (19 miles [30.6 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Boston
    • South Boston lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of North Stanton and is located in Halifax County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,519 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Boston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Boston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for South Boston<5>
  • Altavista (15 miles [24.1 km] to the northwest)
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    • Altavista lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of North Stanton and is located in Campbell County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,422 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Altavista have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Altavista
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Altavista<5>
  • Hurt (14 miles [22.5 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hurt
    • Hurt lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of North Stanton and is located in Pittsylvania County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,211 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hurt have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hurt
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hurt<5>
  • Halifax (16 miles [25.7 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Halifax
    • Halifax lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of North Stanton and is located in Halifax County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,200 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Halifax
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Halifax<5>
  • Gretna (15 miles [24.1 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gretna
    • Gretna lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of North Stanton and is located in Pittsylvania County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,179 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gretna
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gretna<5>
  • Brookneal (9 miles [14.5 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brookneal
    • Brookneal lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of North Stanton and is located in Campbell County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,104 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brookneal
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brookneal<5>
  • Renan (6 miles [9.7 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Renan
    • Renan lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of North Stanton and is located in Pittsylvania County
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Renan
  • Riceville (6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Riceville
    • Riceville lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of North Stanton and is located in Pittsylvania County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Riceville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Riceville
  • Nathalie (7 miles [11.3 km] to the east)
  • Sign Rock (9 miles [14.5 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sign Rock
    • Sign Rock lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of North Stanton and is located in Halifax County
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sign Rock

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for North Stanton ...

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

Recent Changes to RoadsideThoughts ...

Mentions & References for North Stanton

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Virginia

About Halifax County

About Virginia

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for North Stanton. 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 Halifax, 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 North Stanton - 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' (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- North Stanton) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in North Stanton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.9663, Longitude: -79.0828       In this case, the coordinates for North Stanton 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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