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Welcome to Round Bottom ...

Round Bottom is located in Bland County<1>.

Round Bottom is 1,930 feet [588 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Round Bottom is located in the (276) area code.

Communities Also Named Round Bottom ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Round Bottom - they are located in Ohio and West Virginia (2).

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

Communities near Round Bottom ...

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

  • Bluefield [Mercer County]
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    • Bluefield [Mercer County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the west of Round Bottom
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,629 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bluefield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bluefield<4>
  • Princeton [Mercer County]
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    • Princeton [Mercer County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the north of Round Bottom
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,675 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Princeton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Princeton<4>
  • Bluefield [Tazewell County]
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    • Bluefield [Tazewell County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the west of Round Bottom
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,837 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bluefield<4>
  • Pearisburg [Giles County]
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    • Pearisburg [Giles County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the east of Round Bottom
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,636 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pearisburg<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Narrows [Giles County]
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      • Narrows [Giles County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the east of Round Bottom
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,952 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Narrows have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Narrows
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Narrows<4>
    • Athens [Mercer County]
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      • Athens [Mercer County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the north of Round Bottom
      • Estimated population in 2019: 897 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Athens have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Athens
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Athens<4>
    • Rich Creek [Giles County]
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      • Rich Creek [Giles County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northeast of Round Bottom
      • Estimated population in 2019: 741 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rich Creek<4>
    • Peterstown [Monroe County]
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      • Peterstown [Monroe County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the northeast of Round Bottom
      • Estimated population in 2019: 621 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Peterstown<4>
    • Pocahontas [Tazewell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pocahontas
      • Pocahontas [Tazewell County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the west of Round Bottom
      • Estimated population in 2019: 353 people
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    • Bramwell [Mercer County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bramwell
      • Bramwell [Mercer County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the west of Round Bottom
      • Estimated population in 2019: 337 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bramwell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bramwell<4>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Round Bottom ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Virginia

About Bland County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Bland County: www.bland.org/

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 Bland, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Round Bottom - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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- Round Bottom) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Round Bottom. 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 Round Bottom

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Round Bottom. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.2544, Longitude: -81.0556    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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