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Welcome to Strasburg ...
The location of Strasburg has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Strasburg has a population of 6,676 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Strasburg.
Strasburg is 610 feet [186 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Strasburg lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Strasburg: (540)
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Strasburg had an population of 6,676 people. This is an increase of 4.35% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 66.19% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Strasburg had a population of 6,398 people (or 15.24% of the total population of Shenandoah County). This makes Strasburg the county's most populous community.
The population of Strasburg represents 0.08% of the population of Virginia (which has 8,001,024 people), making it the state's 54th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 6,398 people, the population of Strasburg increased 59.27% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 4,017 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Strasburg.
Adding Strasburg to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Strasburg in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Strasburg elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Strasburg on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Strasburg ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Strasburg - they are located in Colorado, Illinois, Michigan, Missouri, North Dakota, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Strasburg.
Communities near Strasburg ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Strasburg.
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 Strasburg. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Strasburg.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Strasburg. 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 Strasburg.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Strasburg. Our list includes 5 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Strasburg.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Strasburg ...
Looking for more information about Strasburg? 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 Strasburg, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Strasburg.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Strasburg. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Shenandoah County: www.co.shenandoah.va.us/
The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/
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This page was last modified: 04 May 2021