Abingdon, Virginia

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Abingdon, Virginia
Town
Motto: Honor Pro Antiquis, Fides Pro Futuris
Location in the Commonwealth of Virginia
Coordinates: 36°42′35″N 81°58′32″W / 36.70972°N 81.97556°W / 36.70972; -81.97556Coordinates: 36°42′35″N 81°58′32″W / 36.70972°N 81.97556°W / 36.70972; -81.97556
Country United States
State Virginia
County Washington
Founded 1776
Government
 • Mayor Lois Humphreys
Area
 • Total 8.3 sq mi (21.6 km2)
 • Land 8.3 sq mi (21.6 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 2,087 ft (636 m)
Population (2004)
 • Total 7,938
 • Density 932.6/sq mi (360.2/km2)
Time zone EST (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 24210-24212
Area code(s) 276
FIPS code 51-00148[1]
GNIS feature ID 1498444[2]

Abingdon is a town in Washington County, Virginia, 133 miles (214 km) southwest of Roanoke.

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