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Vansant, Virginia

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The location of Vansant

Welcome to Vansant ...

Vansant is located in Buchanan County.

The location of Vansant has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Vansant is 1,120 feet [341 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Vansant: (276)

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Vansant. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Vansant. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Vansant.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Vansant:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Vansant ...

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

Communities near Vansant ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Richlands   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the Southeast (SE) of Vansant

Located in Tazewell County

Honaker   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the Southeast (SE) of Vansant

Located in Russell County

Elkhorn City   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the West (W) of Vansant

Located in Pike County (KY)

Haysi   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the West (W) of Vansant

Located in Dickenson County

Clinchco   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the West (W) of Vansant

Located in Dickenson County

Bradshaw   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the Northeast (NE) of Vansant

Located in McDowell County (WV)

Cedarville   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the West (W) of Vansant

Located in Pike County (KY)

Russell   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the Southeast (SE) of Vansant

Located in Russell County

Mouthcard   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the Northwest (NW) of Vansant

Located in Pike County (KY)

Fedscreek   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the Northwest (NW) of Vansant

Located in Pike County (KY)

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Vansant.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Vansant - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Vansant) 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 Vansant. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Vansant

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Vansant. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.2323, Longitude: -82.0990     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Vansant have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






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