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The location of Virginia City













Welcome to Virginia City ...

Virginia City is located in Wise County.

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

Virginia City is 1,580 feet [482 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Virginia City: (276)

Communities Also Named Virginia City ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Virginia communities named Virginia City: This one is located in Wise County and the other is located in Russell County.

Beyond Virginia, there are 7 communities that are also named Virginia City - they are located in Arizona, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas and Washington.

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

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 Virginia City. 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 Virginia City. 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 Virginia City.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Virginia City ...

Looking for more information about Virginia City? 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.

Looking for more information about Virginia City? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Virginia City, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Virginia City.

Communities near Virginia City ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Norton   [Map]

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

Located in Norton City

Lebanon   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the East (E) of Virginia City

Located in Russell County

Wise   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the West (W) of Virginia City

Coeburn   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the West (W) of Virginia City

Clintwood   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the North (N) of Virginia City

Located in Dickenson County

Nickelsville   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the South (S) of Virginia City

Located in Scott County

Clinchco   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the North (N) of Virginia City

Located in Dickenson County

Dungannon   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of Virginia City

Located in Scott County

Cleveland   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the East (E) of Virginia City

Located in Russell County

Castlewood   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the Southeast (SE) of Virginia City

Located in Russell County

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Virginia

About Wise County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Wise County: www.wisecounty.org/

The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/

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 Virginia City - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Virginia City) 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 Virginia City. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Virginia City

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Virginia City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.9184, Longitude: -82.3449     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Virginia City have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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