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Shawsville, Virginia

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Welcome to Shawsville ...

Shawsville is located in Montgomery County.

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

Shawsville is 1,440 feet [439 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Shawsville: (540)

Communities Also Named Shawsville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Shawsville - they are located in Maryland and Pennsylvania.

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

Websites for Shawsville ...

Chamber of Commerce:

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Shawsville, the following might be of interest:

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 Shawsville. 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 Shawsville. 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 Shawsville.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Shawsville ...

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

Communities near Shawsville ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Roanoke   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the Northeast (NE) of Shawsville

Located in Roanoke City

Blacksburg   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the Northwest (NW) of Shawsville

Salem   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the Northeast (NE) of Shawsville

Located in Salem City

Christiansburg   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the West (W) of Shawsville

Radford   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the West (W) of Shawsville

Located in Radford City

Floyd   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the South (S) of Shawsville

Located in Floyd County

Boones Mill   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the East (E) of Shawsville

Located in Franklin County

Bent Mountain   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the East (E) of Shawsville

Located in Roanoke County

Oak Grove   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of Shawsville

Old Farm Village   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the West (W) of Shawsville

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Virginia

About Montgomery County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Montgomery 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.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Shawsville - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Shawsville) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Shawsville. 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 Shawsville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Shawsville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.1685, Longitude: -80.2553     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Shawsville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






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