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Welcome to Purcellville ...
While we don't have a date for the founding of Purcellville, you might consider that their post office opened in 1851.
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Purcellville has a population of 10,207 people<2> (see below for details).
Purcellville is 540 feet [165 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Purcellville lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The ZIP code for Purcellville: 20132<4>
Websites for Purcellville ...
Official Website: www.purcellvilleva.com/
Chamber of Commerce: www.loudounchamber.org/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Purcellville had an population of 10,207 people. This is an increase of 32.1% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 184.79% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Purcellville had a population of 7,727 people. This makes Purcellville the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Purcellville represents 0.1% of the total population of Virginia (which has 8,001,024 people), making it the state's 49th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 7,727 people, the population of Purcellville increased 115.6% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 3,584 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Purcellville.
Communities near Purcellville ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Purcellville.
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 Purcellville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Purcellville.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Purcellville. 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 Purcellville.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Purcellville. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Purcellville.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Purcellville ...
Looking for more information about Purcellville? 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 Purcellville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Purcellville.
Adding Purcellville to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Purcellville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Purcellville was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<7>
We also found Purcellville in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Purcellville.
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Purcellville: www.purcellvilleva.com/
The official website for Loudoun County: www.co.loudoun.va.us/
The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/
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This page was last modified/updated: 22 Feb 2024