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Welcome to Scottsville ...

The town of Scottsville is primarily located in Albemarle County<1>. A portion of Scottsville extends into Fluvanna County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Scottsville has a population of 618 people<3> (see below for details).

Scottsville is 360 feet [110 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Websites for Scottsville ...

Official Website: www.scottsville.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Scottsville had an population of 618 people. This is an increase of 9.19% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 11.35% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Scottsville had a population of 566 people. This makes Scottsville the county's most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 566 people, the population of Scottsville increased 1.98% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 555 people).

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

Communities Also Named Scottsville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 20 communities that are also named Scottsville - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Illinois (2), Indiana, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Missouri, Nevada, New York, Ontario, Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina, Texas and Vermont.

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

Communities near Scottsville ...

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

  • Charlottesville [Charlottesville City]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Charlottesville
    • Charlottesville [Charlottesville City] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Scottsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 47,266 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Charlottesville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Charlottesville<6>
  • Dillwyn [Buckingham County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dillwyn
    • Dillwyn [Buckingham County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Scottsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 442 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dillwyn have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dillwyn
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dillwyn<6>
  • Columbia [Fluvanna County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Columbia
    • Columbia [Fluvanna County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Scottsville
    • Estimated population in 2016: 80 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Columbia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Columbia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Columbia<6>
  • Porters [Albemarle County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Porters
    • Porters [Albemarle County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the west of Scottsville
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Porters
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Alberene [Albemarle County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alberene
      • Alberene [Albemarle County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Scottsville
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alberene
    • Axtell [Buckingham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Axtell
      • Axtell [Buckingham County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Scottsville
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Axtell
    • Lake Monticello [Fluvanna County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake Monticello
      • Lake Monticello [Fluvanna County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Scottsville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lake Monticello have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Monticello
    • Weber City [Fluvanna County]
    • Fork Union [Fluvanna County]
    • Faber [Nelson County]

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Scottsville. Our list includes 12 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Scottsville.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Scottsville ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community in Virginia

About Albemarle County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Scottsville: www.scottsville.org/

The official website for Albemarle County: www.albemarle.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 Albemarle, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Scottsville.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Scottsville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Scottsville) 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 Scottsville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Scottsville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Scottsville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.8064, Longitude: -78.4920       In this case, the coordinates for Scottsville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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