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Welcome to Stuart ...

The town of Stuart is located in Patrick County<1> and is the County Seat for Patrick County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Stuart has a population of 1,269 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Stuart.

Stuart is 1,330 feet [405 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Stuart: (276)

The ZIP code for Stuart: 24171<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Stuart had an population of 1,269 people. This is a decrease of 9.87% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 32.05% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Stuart had a population of 1,408 people (which is 7.61% of the total population of Patrick County). This makes Stuart the county's most populous community.

The population of Stuart represents 0.02% of the total population of Virginia (which has 8,001,024 people), making it the state's 120th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,408 people, the population of Stuart increased 46.51% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 961 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Stuart.

Communities Also Named Stuart ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 14 communities that are also named Stuart - they are located in Arkansas, British Columbia, California (2), Colorado, Florida, Iowa, Kansas, Montana, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Ontario, Utah and Washington.

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

Communities near Stuart ...

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

  • Floyd (18 miles [29 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Floyd
    • Floyd lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Stuart and is located in Floyd County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 444 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Floyd
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Floyd<6>
  • Danbury (16 miles [25.7 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Danbury
    • Danbury lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Stuart and is located in Stokes County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 183 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Danbury have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Danbury
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Danbury<6>
  • Patrick Springs (4 miles [6.4 km] to the east)
  • Peters Creek (4 miles [6.4 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Peters Creek
    • Peters Creek lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Stuart and is located in Patrick County
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Peters Creek
  • Critz (6 miles [9.7 km] to the east)
  • Aarons Corner (7 miles [11.3 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aarons Corner
    • Aarons Corner lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the south of Stuart and is located in Stokes County
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aarons Corner
  • Campbell (8 miles [12.9 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Campbell
    • Campbell lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the south of Stuart and is located in Stokes County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Campbell have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Campbell
  • Nettleridge (8 miles [12.9 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nettleridge
    • Nettleridge lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Stuart and is located in Patrick County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nettleridge have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nettleridge
  • Elamsville (9 miles [14.5 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elamsville
    • Elamsville lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Stuart and is located in Patrick County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elamsville have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elamsville
  • Meadows of Dan (9 miles [14.5 km] to the northwest)

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Stuart. Our list includes 6 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Stuart.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Stuart ...

Looking for more information about Stuart? 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 Stuart, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Stuart.

Adding Stuart to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Stuart 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 Stuart was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Stuart on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Virginia (1911).

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

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About Patrick County

About Virginia

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

The official website for Patrick County: www.co.patrick.va.us/

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 Patrick, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Stuart.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Stuart - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 town (such as Stuart). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Stuart or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Stuart) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Stuart. 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 StuartOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Stuart. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.6423, Longitude: -80.2694    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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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