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Steeles Tavern is primarily located in Augusta County<1>. A portion of Steeles Tavern extends into Rockbridge County.

While we don't have a date for the founding of Steeles Tavern, you might consider that their post office opened  in 1851.

Steeles Tavern is 1,680 feet [512 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Steeles Tavern: (540)

The ZIP code for Steeles Tavern: 24476<3>

Communities near Steeles Tavern ...

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

  • Staunton
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the northeast)
  • Waynesboro
    (19 miles [30.6 km] to the northeast)
  • Lexington
    (16 miles [25.7 km] to the southwest)
  • Buena Vista
    (15 miles [24.1 km] to the southwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Buena Vista have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Buena Vista
    • Buena Vista is located in Buena Vista City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,402 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Buena Vista <4>
  • Craigsville
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the northwest)
  • Goshen
    (16 miles [25.7 km] to the west)
  • Fairfield
    (5 miles [8 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairfield
    • Fairfield is located in Rockbridge County
  • Greenville
    (5 miles [8 km] to the northeast)
  • Marlbrook
    (5 miles [8 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marlbrook
    • Marlbrook is located in Rockbridge County
  • Brownsburg
    (6 miles [9.7 km] to the west)

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Steeles Tavern ...

Looking for more information about Steeles Tavern? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Steeles Tavern, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Steeles Tavern.

Adding Steeles Tavern to Our Gazetteer ...

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

From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Steeles Tavern was in the book titled Table of U.S. Post Offices in the United States (Jan. 1851).

We also found Steeles Tavern in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details, see References and Mentions for Steeles Tavern.

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Virginia's counties, including Augusta, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Steeles Tavern - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Steeles Tavern). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Steeles Tavern or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<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 found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.


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