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Swoope, Virginia
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Virginia
County Augusta
Elevation 1,621 ft (494 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 24479
Area code(s) 540
GNIS feature ID 1493681

Swoope is an unincorporated community in Augusta County, Virginia, United States. Swoope is located on State Routes 703 and 860 7.4 miles (11.9 km) west of Staunton. Swoope has a post office with ZIP code 24479, which opened on March 6, 1838. Buffalo Gap High School is located in Swoope. Polyface Farm, a sustainable farm run by Joel Salatin, is also near Swoope.

The Glebe Burying Ground, Intervale, and Lewis Shuey House are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.


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