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Welcome to Spivey Ford ...

Spivey Ford is located in Scott County<1>.

The location of Spivey Ford has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Spivey Ford is 1,230 feet [375 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Spivey Ford lies within the (276) area code.

Communities near Spivey Ford ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Spivey Ford.

  • Kingsport [Sullivan County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kingsport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kingsport
    • Kingsport [Sullivan County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Spivey Ford
    • Estimated population in 2019: 54,127 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kingsport
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kingsport<5>
  • Mill Point [Sullivan County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mill Point have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mill Point
    • Mill Point [Sullivan County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Spivey Ford
    • Estimated population in 2014: 11,080 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mill Point
  • Bloomingdale [Sullivan County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bloomingdale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bloomingdale
    • Bloomingdale [Sullivan County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Spivey Ford
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 9,888 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bloomingdale
  • Colonial Heights [Sullivan County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Colonial Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Colonial Heights
    • Colonial Heights [Sullivan County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Spivey Ford
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 6,934 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Colonial Heights
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Colonial Heights<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Church Hill [Hawkins County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Church Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Church Hill
      • Church Hill [Hawkins County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of Spivey Ford
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,664 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Church Hill
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Church Hill<5>
    • Mount Carmel [Hawkins County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Carmel
      • Mount Carmel [Hawkins County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Spivey Ford
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,294 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Carmel
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Carmel<5>
    • Big Stone Gap [Wise County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Big Stone Gap
      • Big Stone Gap [Wise County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Spivey Ford
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,132 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Big Stone Gap
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Big Stone Gap<5>
    • Harrtown [Sullivan County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harrtown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harrtown
      • Harrtown [Sullivan County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Spivey Ford
      • Estimated population in 2014: 4,365 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harrtown
    • Waycross [Hawkins County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waycross have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waycross
      • Waycross [Hawkins County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southeast of Spivey Ford
      • Estimated population in 2014: 4,091 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waycross
    • Norton [Norton City]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Norton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Norton
      • Norton [Norton City] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Spivey Ford
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,981 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norton<5>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Spivey Ford. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Spivey Ford.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Spivey Ford. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Spivey Ford.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Spivey Ford. See our Newspapers Page for Spivey Ford.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Spivey Ford ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Virginia

About Scott County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Scott County: www.scottcountyva.com/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Virginia's counties, including Scott, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Spivey Ford - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Spivey Ford) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Spivey Ford. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.6595, Longitude: -82.7032       In this case, the coordinates for Spivey Ford have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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