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Scottsburg, Virginia

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Welcome to Scottsburg ...

The town of Scottsburg is primarily located in Fluvanna County. A portion of Scottsburg extends into Halifax County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Scottsburg has a population of 129 people<2> (see below for details).

Scottsburg is 350 feet [107 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Scottsburg lies within the (434) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Scottsburg had a population of 119 people. This makes Scottsburg the county's most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 119 people, the population of Scottsburg decreased 17.93% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 145 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Scottsburg had an population of 129 people. This is an increase of 8.4% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 11.03% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Scottsburg ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017
Aarons Creek   [Map]   ---   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Banister Town   [Map]   ---   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Chase City   [Map]   2,234   E   18 miles [29 km]
Clarksville   [Map]   1,183   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Clover   [Map]   ---   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Drakes Branch   [Map]   509   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Scottsburg.

Communities Also Named Scottsburg ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Scottsburg - they are located in Illinois, Indiana (2), Kentucky, New York (2), Ohio and Oregon.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Scottsburg. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Scottsburg. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Scottsburg.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Scottsburg:

Websites for Scottsburg ...

Chamber of Commerce:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Scottsburg ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Virginia

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Fluvanna County:

The official website for State of Virginia:

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.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Scottsburg.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Scottsburg - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<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- Scottsburg) 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 Scottsburg. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Scottsburg

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Scottsburg. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.7587, Longitude: -78.7920     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Scottsburg have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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