Blackwater, Lee County, Virginia facts for kids

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Blackwater, Virginia
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Virginia
County Lee
Elevation 1,217 ft (371 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 24221
Area code(s) 276
GNIS feature ID 1477119

Blackwater is an unincorporated community in Lee County, Virginia, United States. Blackwater is located along Virginia State Route 70 5.4 miles (8.7 km) southeast of Jonesville. Blackwater has a post office with ZIP code 24221.

History

A post office was established as Black Water in 1874. The community was named from Blackwater Creek.


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