Welcome to Strom ...
Strom is located in Botetourt County<1>.
The location of Strom has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Strom is 950 feet [290 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Strom lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Strom is located in the (540) area code.
Communities Also Named Strom ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Strom - it's located in Montana.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Strom.
Communities near Strom ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Strom.
- Covington [Covington City]
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Covington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Covington
- Covington [Covington City] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Strom
- Estimated population in 2019: 5,538 people
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Covington
- Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Covington<5>
- Clifton Forge [Alleghany County]
- Buchanan [Botetourt County]
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Buchanan
- Buchanan [Botetourt County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Strom
- Estimated population in 2019: 1,174 people
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Buchanan
- Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Buchanan<5>
- Troutville [Botetourt County]
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- Iron Gate [Alleghany County]
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Iron Gate have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Iron Gate
- Iron Gate [Alleghany County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Strom
- Estimated population in 2019: 357 people
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Iron Gate
- Fincastle [Botetourt County]
- New Castle [Craig County]
- Glen Wilton [Botetourt County]
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glen Wilton
- Glen Wilton [Botetourt County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northeast of Strom
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Glen Wilton
- Low Moor [Alleghany County]
- Salisbury [Botetourt County]
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Salisbury
- Salisbury [Botetourt County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Strom
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Salisbury
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 Strom. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Strom.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Strom. 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 Strom.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Strom. See our Newspapers Page for Strom.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Strom ...
Looking for more information about Strom? 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 Strom, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Strom.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Strom. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Botetourt County: www.co.botetourt.va.us/
The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/
|<1>||If you're interested in how the shape of Virginia's counties, including Botetourt, 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 Strom - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Strom) to Point B.|
Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Strom. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.6918, Longitude: -79.8901 In this case, the coordinates for Strom 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.|