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Welcome to Stowersville ...

Stowersville is located in Bland County<1>.

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

Stowersville is 2,260 feet [689 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Stowersville is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

The telephone area code for Stowersville: (276)

Communities Also Named Stowersville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Stowersville - it's located in New York.

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

Communities near Stowersville ...

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

  • Bluefield [Mercer County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bluefield
    • Bluefield [Mercer County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the north of Stowersville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,629 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bluefield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bluefield<5>
  • Wytheville [Wythe County]
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    • Wytheville [Wythe County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Stowersville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,921 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wytheville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wytheville<5>
  • Princeton [Mercer County]
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    • Princeton [Mercer County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Stowersville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,675 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Princeton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Princeton<5>
  • Bluefield [Tazewell County]
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    • Bluefield [Tazewell County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Stowersville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,837 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bluefield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bluefield<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Tazewell [Tazewell County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tazewell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tazewell
      • Tazewell [Tazewell County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Stowersville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,141 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tazewell<5>
    • Pocahontas [Tazewell County]
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      • Pocahontas [Tazewell County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Stowersville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 353 people
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    • Bramwell [Mercer County]
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      • Bramwell [Mercer County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Stowersville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 337 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bramwell<5>
    • Northfork [McDowell County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Northfork have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Northfork
      • Northfork [McDowell County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Stowersville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 336 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Northfork
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Northfork<5>
    • Keystone [McDowell County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Keystone have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Keystone
      • Keystone [McDowell County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Stowersville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 223 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Keystone
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Keystone<5>
    • Matoaka [Mercer County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Matoaka have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Matoaka
      • Matoaka [Mercer County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Stowersville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 202 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Matoaka

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Stowersville ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Virginia

About Bland County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Bland County: www.bland.org/

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 Bland, 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 Stowersville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Stowersville) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Stowersville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.1912, Longitude: -81.2401       In this case, the coordinates for Stowersville 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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