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Welcome to Pembroke ...

The town of Pembroke is located in Giles County.

The location of Pembroke has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Pembroke has a population of 1,088 people<2> (see below for details).

Pembroke is 1,680 feet [512 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Pembroke: (540)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Pembroke had an population of 1,088 people. This is a decrease of 3.55% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 4.06% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Pembroke had a population of 1,128 people (or 6.53% of the total population of Giles County). This makes Pembroke the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Pembroke represents 0.01% of the total population of Virginia (which has 8,001,024 people), making it the state's 134th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,128 people, the population of Pembroke has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,134 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Pembroke.

Communities Also Named Pembroke ...

While we believe that this Pembroke is located in Giles County, we know of another 2 Virginia communities named Pembroke. Those communities are located in the following counties: Goochland and Petersburg City.

Beyond Virginia, there are 25 communities that are also named Pembroke - they are located in Florida (2), Georgia, Illinois, Indiana (2), Kentucky, Maine, Massachusetts, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New York, North Carolina (2), Nova Scotia (4), Ontario, Pennsylvania, Prince Edward Island, South Dakota and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Pembroke ...

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

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    • Blacksburg [Montgomery County]

      • Blacksburg [Montgomery County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Pembroke
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    • Christiansburg [Montgomery County]

      • Christiansburg [Montgomery County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Pembroke
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    • Radford [Radford City]

      • Radford [Radford City] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Pembroke
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    • Pulaski [Pulaski County]

      • Pulaski [Pulaski County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Pembroke
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    • Pearisburg [Giles County]

      • Pearisburg [Giles County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the west of Pembroke
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pearisburg
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    • Dublin [Pulaski County]

      • Dublin [Pulaski County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Pembroke
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dublin
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    • Narrows [Giles County]

      • Narrows [Giles County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the west of Pembroke
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    • Rich Creek [Giles County]

      • Rich Creek [Giles County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Pembroke
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    • Peterstown [Monroe County]

      • Peterstown [Monroe County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Pembroke
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    • Union [Monroe County]

      • Union [Monroe County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Pembroke
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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 Pembroke. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Pembroke.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pembroke ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Virginia

About Giles County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Giles County: www.gilescounty.org/

The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Pembroke.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Pembroke - 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- Pembroke) 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 Pembroke. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Pembroke

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pembroke. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.3222, Longitude: -80.6362       In this case, the coordinates for Pembroke have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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