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Welcome to Simpkins Village ...

A typical abbreviation for Simpkins Village: Simpkins Vlg. (in Canada, 'Vlge.' is the more common abbreviation.)

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Simpkins Village for more information about variations on the name of Simpkins Village.

Simpkins Village is 1,920 feet [585 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Simpkins Village lies within the (540) area code.

Communities near Simpkins Village ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Simpkins Village and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>.

Community   2017<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Blacksburg   [Map]   44,563   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Christiansburg   [Map]   22,259   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Dublin   [Map]   2,649   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Floyd   [Map]   438   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Merrimac   [Map]   ---   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Oak Grove   [Map]   ---   E   9 miles [14.5 km]

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

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 Simpkins Village. 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 Simpkins Village. 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 Simpkins Village.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Simpkins Village ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Simpkins Village - 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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance from Simpkins Village. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Simpkins Village) 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 Simpkins Village. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Simpkins Village

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Simpkins Village. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.1154, Longitude: -80.5595     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Simpkins Village 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 Simpkins Village.

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