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Welcome to Union Hall ...

Union Hall is located in Franklin County<1>.

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

Union Hall is 910 feet [277 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Union Hall is located in the (540) area code.

Communities Also Named Union Hall ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Union Hall - they are located in Kentucky, Mississippi (2) and Ontario.

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

Communities near Union Hall ...

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

  • Radford [Bedford County]
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    • Radford [Bedford County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Union Hall
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Radford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Radford
  • Rocky Mount [Franklin County]
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    • Rocky Mount [Franklin County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Union Hall
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,712 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rocky Mount
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rocky Mount<5>
  • Gretna [Pittsylvania County]
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    • Gretna [Pittsylvania County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Union Hall
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,179 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gretna<5>
  • Boones Mill [Franklin County]
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    • Boones Mill [Franklin County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Union Hall
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 233 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boones Mill
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boones Mill<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • North Shore [Franklin County]
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      • North Shore [Franklin County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the north of Union Hall
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Shore have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Penhook [Franklin County]
    • Laprades Mill [Franklin County]
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      • Laprades Mill [Franklin County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the south of Union Hall
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    • Westlake Corner [Franklin County]
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      • Westlake Corner [Franklin County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Union Hall
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westlake Corner have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Burnt Chimney [Franklin County]
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      • Burnt Chimney [Franklin County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Union Hall
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    • Moneta [Bedford County]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Union Hall ...

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

Adding Union Hall to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Franklin County: www.franklincountyva.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 Franklin, 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 Union Hall - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Union Hall) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Union Hall. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Union HallOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Union Hall. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.0188, Longitude: -79.6864       In this case, the coordinates for Union Hall 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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