Strasburg, Virginia

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Strasburg, Virginia
Town
Nickname(s): Pot Town[1]
Strasburg, Virginia is located in Virginia
Strasburg, Virginia
Location of Strasburg in Virginia
Coordinates: 38°59′26″N 78°21′31″W / 38.99056°N 78.35861°W / 38.99056; -78.35861Coordinates: 38°59′26″N 78°21′31″W / 38.99056°N 78.35861°W / 38.99056; -78.35861
Country United States
State Virginia
County Shenandoah
Founded 1761
Incorporated 1871
Founded by Peter Stover
Government
 • Type Mayor-Council
 • Mayor Timothy Taylor
 • Manager Judson J. Rex
 • Council
Area
 • Total 3.2 sq mi (8.2 km2)
 • Land 3.2 sq mi (8.2 km2)
 • Water 0.04 sq mi (0.1 km2)  0.63%
Elevation 578 ft (176 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 4,017
 • Density 1,275.5/sq mi (492.4/km2)
Time zone EST (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP Code 22657
Area code(s) 540
FIPS code 51-76000[2]
GNIS feature ID 1487663[3]

Strasburg, Virginia is a town of Virginia in the United States. It is the largest town in Shenandoah County.

References[change | edit source]

  1. "Preserve America Community". PreserveAmerica.gov. http://www.preserveamerica.gov/vastrasburg.html. Retrieved July 19, 2011.
  2. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. http://factfinder.census.gov. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  3. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. http://geonames.usgs.gov. Retrieved 2008-01-31.