Abingdon, Virginia

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Abingdon, Virginia
Motto(s): 
Honor Pro Antiquis, Fides Pro Futuris
Location in the Commonwealth of Virginia
Location in the Commonwealth of Virginia
Coordinates: Coordinates: 36°42′35″N 81°58′32″W / 36.70972°N 81.97556°W / 36.70972; -81.97556
CountryUnited States
StateVirginia
CountyWashington
Founded1776
Government
 • MayorLois Humphreys
Area
 • Total8.3 sq mi (21.6 km2)
 • Land8.3 sq mi (21.6 km2)
 • Water0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation
2,087 ft (636 m)
Population
(2004)
 • Total7,938
 • Density932.6/sq mi (360.2/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP codes
24210-24212
Area code(s)276
FIPS code51-00148[1]
GNIS feature ID1498444[2]
Websitehttp://www.abingdon.com/

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

References[change | change source]

  1. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  2. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.