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Welcome to Trout Dale ...

The town of Trout Dale is located in Grayson County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Trout Dale has a population of 166 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Trout Dale is 3,110 feet [948 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Trout Dale is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

The area code for Trout Dale: (276)

The ZIP code for Trout Dale: 24378<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Trout Dale had an population of 166 people. This is a decrease of 6.74% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 86.5% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Trout Dale had a population of 178 people. This makes Trout Dale the county's 3rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 178 people, the population of Trout Dale decreased 85.53% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,230 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Trout Dale.

Communities Also Named Trout Dale ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Trout Dale - they are located in Colorado, Maine and Oregon.

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

Communities near Trout Dale ...

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

  • Marion [Smyth County]
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    • Marion [Smyth County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Trout Dale
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,555 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marion have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marion
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marion<7>
  • Chilhowie [Smyth County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chilhowie
    • Chilhowie [Smyth County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Trout Dale
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,698 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chilhowie have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chilhowie
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chilhowie<7>
  • Jefferson [Ashe County]
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    • Jefferson [Ashe County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Trout Dale
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,534 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jefferson have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jefferson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jefferson<7>
  • Rural Retreat [Wythe County]
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    • Rural Retreat [Wythe County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Trout Dale
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,448 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rural Retreat
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rural Retreat<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Glade Spring [Washington County]
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      • Glade Spring [Washington County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Trout Dale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,402 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glade Spring
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glade Spring<7>
    • Independence [Grayson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Independence
      • Independence [Grayson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Trout Dale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 887 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Independence have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Independence
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Independence<7>
    • Damascus [Washington County]
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      • Damascus [Washington County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Trout Dale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 775 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Damascus have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Damascus
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Damascus<7>
    • Lansing [Ashe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lansing
      • Lansing [Ashe County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Trout Dale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 154 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lansing have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lansing
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lansing<7>
    • Sugar Grove [Smyth County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sugar Grove
      • Sugar Grove [Smyth County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the north of Trout Dale
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sugar Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sugar Grove
    • Rugby [Grayson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rugby
      • Rugby [Grayson County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the south of Trout Dale
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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 Trout Dale. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Trout Dale.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Trout Dale ...

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

Adding Trout Dale to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

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

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 Grayson, 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 Trout Dale.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Trout Dale - 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 Trout Dale). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Trout Dale 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 '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- Trout Dale) 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 Trout Dale. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Trout DaleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Trout Dale. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.7022, Longitude: -81.4406    
<6>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.
<7>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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