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Welcome to Starmount ...

Starmount is located in Roanoke County<1>.

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

Starmount is 1,120 feet [341 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Starmount is within the boundaries of the (540) area code.

Communities Also Named Starmount ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Starmount - they are located in Georgia, North Carolina (3) and South Carolina.

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

Communities near Starmount ...

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

  • Roanoke [Roanoke City]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roanoke
    • Roanoke [Roanoke City] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the south of Starmount
    • Estimated population in 2019: 99,143 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roanoke
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roanoke<5>
  • Salem [Salem City]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Salem have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Salem
    • Salem [Salem City] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Starmount
    • Estimated population in 2019: 25,301 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salem
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Salem<5>
  • Vinton [Roanoke County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vinton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vinton
    • Vinton [Roanoke County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Starmount
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,104 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vinton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vinton<5>
  • Buchanan [Botetourt County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Buchanan
    • Buchanan [Botetourt County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Starmount
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,174 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Buchanan
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Buchanan<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Troutville [Botetourt County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Troutville
      • Troutville [Botetourt County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Starmount
      • Estimated population in 2019: 427 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Troutville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Troutville<5>
    • Fincastle [Botetourt County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fincastle
      • Fincastle [Botetourt County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Starmount
      • Estimated population in 2019: 341 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fincastle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fincastle<5>
    • Boones Mill [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boones Mill
      • Boones Mill [Franklin County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Starmount
      • Estimated population in 2019: 233 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boones Mill
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boones Mill<5>
    • New Castle [Craig County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Castle
      • New Castle [Craig County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Starmount
      • Estimated population in 2019: 153 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Castle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Castle<5>
    • Hanging Rock [Roanoke County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hanging Rock
      • Hanging Rock [Roanoke County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the west of Starmount
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hanging Rock
    • Sunset Village [Salem City]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sunset Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sunset Village
      • Sunset Village [Salem City] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Starmount
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sunset Village

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 Starmount. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Starmount.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Starmount. 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 Starmount.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Starmount ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Virginia

About Roanoke County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Roanoke County: www.roanokecountyva.gov/

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 Roanoke, 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 Starmount - 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' (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- Starmount) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Starmount. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.3501, Longitude: -79.9675       In this case, the coordinates for Starmount 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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