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Solitude, Virginia

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The location of Solitude

Welcome to Solitude ...

Solitude is located in Botetourt County.

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

Solitude is 780 feet [238 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Solitude lies within the (540) area code.

Communities near Solitude ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Lexington   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the North (N) of Solitude

Located in Lexington City

Bedford   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) of Solitude

Located in Bedford City

Buena Vista   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Solitude

Located in Buena Vista City

Buchanan   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Solitude

Glasgow   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Solitude

Located in Rockbridge County

Troutville   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Solitude

Iron Gate   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Solitude

Located in Alleghany County

Fincastle   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West (W) of Solitude

Salisbury   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of Solitude

Montvale   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Solitude

Located in Bedford County

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

Communities Also Named Solitude ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Solitude - they are located in Florida, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Missouri, North Carolina, Tennessee and Utah (2).

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

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 Solitude. 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 Solitude. 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 Solitude.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Solitude ...

Looking for more information about Solitude? 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.

Looking for more information about Solitude? 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.

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

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About Botetourt County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

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<3>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- Solitude) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Solitude. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.5637, Longitude: -79.6064     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Solitude have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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