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Welcome to Steeleburg ...

Steeleburg is located in Tazewell County<1>.

Steeleburg is 2,260 feet [689 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Steeleburg is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Steeleburg is located in the (276) area code.

Adding Steeleburg to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Steeleburg in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Steeleburg was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Steeleburg on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near Steeleburg ...

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

  • Richlands [Tazewell County]
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    • Richlands [Tazewell County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the northwest of Steeleburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,234 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Richlands<4>
  • Tazewell [Tazewell County]
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    • Tazewell [Tazewell County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the east of Steeleburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,141 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tazewell have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tazewell
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tazewell<4>
  • Saltville [Smyth County]
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    • Saltville [Smyth County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the south of Steeleburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,901 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saltville<4>
  • Chilhowie [Smyth County]
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    • Chilhowie [Smyth County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the south of Steeleburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,702 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chilhowie have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chilhowie<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Glade Spring [Washington County]
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      • Glade Spring [Washington County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the south of Steeleburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,406 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glade Spring have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glade Spring<4>
    • Honaker [Russell County]
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      • Honaker [Russell County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the west of Steeleburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,318 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Honaker<4>
    • War [McDowell County]
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      • War [McDowell County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the north of Steeleburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 685 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for War have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Raven [Tazewell County]
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      • Raven [Tazewell County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the west of Steeleburg
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Raven have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Dye [Russell County]
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      • Dye [Russell County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the west of Steeleburg
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    • Maxwell [Tazewell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Maxwell
      • Maxwell [Tazewell County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northeast of Steeleburg
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maxwell

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Steeleburg ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Tazewell, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Steeleburg - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 from Point A (ie- Steeleburg) 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 Steeleburg. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from SteeleburgOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Steeleburg. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.0569, Longitude: -81.7659    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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