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Welcome to Vesta ...
The location of Vesta has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Vesta is 2,840 feet [866 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Vesta is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Vesta lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Vesta is located in the (276) area code.
Communities Also Named Vesta ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 12 communities that are also named Vesta - they are located in Arkansas, Georgia, Indiana, Kansas, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ontario, Tennessee, Texas (2) and Washington.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Vesta.
Communities near Vesta ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Vesta.
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 Vesta. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Vesta.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Vesta. 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 Vesta.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Vesta. See our Newspapers Page for Vesta.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Vesta ...
Looking for more information about Vesta? 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 Vesta, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Vesta.
Adding Vesta to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Vesta 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 Vesta was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Vesta on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Vesta. 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/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022