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Welcome to Shack Mills ...

Shack Mills is located in Buchanan County.

A typical abbreviation for Shack Mills: Shack Mls. (or less commonly used: Shack Mlls.)

Shack Mills is 1,520 feet [463 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

The telephone area code for Shack Mills: (276)

Communities near Shack Mills ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<2>.

Community   2017<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Cedar Bluff   [Map]   1,025   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Dye   [Map]   ---   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Grundy   [Map]   929   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Haysi   [Map]   481   W   18 miles [29 km]
Honaker   [Map]   1,356   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Janey   [Map]   ---   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Shack Mills. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Shack Mills. 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 Shack Mills.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Shack Mills ...

Looking for more information about Shack Mills? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Shack Mills? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Shack Mills, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Shack Mills.

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Cities, Towns and Villages of Virginia

About Buchanan County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Shack Mills - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that begins in Shack Mills. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Shack Mills) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Shack Mills. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.1946, Longitude: -81.9537     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Shack Mills have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Shack Mills.

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