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Census Data for Speedwell ...

As far as we can tell, Speedwell has not been included in past Census counts, so there is no population information for this community.

While we don't have census information for Speedwell, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

  • Rural Retreat [Wythe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rural Retreat
    • Rural Retreat [Wythe County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the northwest of Speedwell
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 1,448 people. This represents a 2.36% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 1,483 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rural Retreat
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rural Retreat<2>
  • Wytheville [Wythe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wytheville
    • Wytheville [Wythe County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the northeast of Speedwell
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 7,921 people. This represents a 3.53% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 8,211 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wytheville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wytheville<2>
  • Fries [Grayson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fries
    • Fries [Grayson County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the southeast of Speedwell
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 446 people. This represents a 7.85% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 484 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fries
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fries<2>
  • Independence [Grayson County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Independence have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Independence
    • Independence [Grayson County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the south of Speedwell
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 892 people. This represents a 5.81% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 947 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Independence
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Independence<2>
  • Trout Dale [Grayson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Trout Dale
    • Trout Dale [Grayson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the southwest of Speedwell
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 166 people. This represents a 6.74% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 178 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trout Dale
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Trout Dale<2>
  • Galax [Galax City]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Galax
    • Galax [Galax City] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the southeast of Speedwell
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 6,347 people. This represents a 9.87% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 7,042 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Galax
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Galax<2>
  • Marion [Smyth County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marion have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marion
    • Marion [Smyth County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the west of Speedwell
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 5,559 people. This represents a 6.85% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 5,968 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marion
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marion<2>
  • Sparta [Alleghany County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sparta have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sparta
    • Sparta [Alleghany County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the south of Speedwell
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 1,723 people. This represents a 2.66% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 1,770 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sparta
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sparta<2>
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    • Hillsville [Carroll County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hillsville
      • Hillsville [Carroll County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the east of Speedwell
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 2,661 people. This represents a 0.75% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 2,681 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hillsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hillsville<2>
    • Low Gap [Surry County]
    • Lansing [Ashe County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lansing have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lansing
      • Lansing [Ashe County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the southwest of Speedwell
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 153 people. This represents a 3.16% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 158 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lansing
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lansing<2>
    • Chilhowie [Smyth County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chilhowie have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chilhowie
      • Chilhowie [Smyth County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the west of Speedwell
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 1,702 people. This represents a 4.44% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 1,781 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chilhowie
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chilhowie<2>
    • Pulaski [Pulaski County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pulaski have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pulaski
      • Pulaski [Pulaski County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the northeast of Speedwell
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 8,714 people. This represents a 4.09% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 9,086 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pulaski
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pulaski<2>
    • Tazewell [Tazewell County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tazewell have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tazewell
      • Tazewell [Tazewell County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the northwest of Speedwell
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 4,141 people. This represents a 10.5% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 4,627 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tazewell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tazewell<2>
    • Bluefield [Tazewell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bluefield
      • Bluefield [Tazewell County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the north of Speedwell
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 4,837 people. This represents a 11.15% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 5,444 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bluefield
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bluefield<2>

Wythe County ...

Speedwell is located in Wythe County<4>.

For more information, please visit our Census Page for Wythe County.

Miscellaneous Information for Speedwell ...

The Federal government has assigned various identifying codes to each community, county and state. At one time or another, the US Census Bureau has used one (or more) of the following identifiers when referring to either Wythe County or the community of Speedwell:

  • The GNIS Codes ...
    • The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Speedwell:
    • GNIS ID for Speedwell: 1502808
    • GNIS ID for Wythe County: 1501379
    • GNIS ID for State of Virginia: 1779803
  • The FIPS Codes ...
  • Misc. Census Codes ...
    • Speedwell is located in Census Region #3 (the South Region) and Division #5 (the South Atlantic Division).

For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Speedwell.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

The official website of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN)

The official website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Speedwell) 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 Speedwell. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Speedwell

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Speedwell. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.8152, Longitude: -81.1747    
<2>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<3>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.
<4>If you're interested in how the shape of Virginia's counties, including Wythe, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.




 

 

 

 

 


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