Other cities in the 540 area code include: Blacksburg, Fredericksburg, Winchester, Salem, Staunton, Waynesboro, Christiansburg, Culpeper, Radford, Front Royal, Warrenton, Purcellville, Pulaski, Lexington, Strasburg, Bedford, Buena Vista, Bridgewater, Covington, Woodstock, Luray, Rocky Mount, Berryville, Broadway, Clifton Forge, Elkton, Grottoes, Pearisburg, Dublin, Timberville, Shenandoah, New Market, Mount Jackson, Lovettsville, Stephens City, Narrows, Louisa, Stanley, Dayton, Gordonsville, Middletown, Buchanan, Glasgow, Pembroke, and Edinburg.
Roanoke is an independent city in the southern U.S. state of Virginia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 97,032. It is located in the Roanoke Valley of the Roanoke Region of Virginia. Roanoke is the largest municipality in Southwest Virginia, and is the principal municipality of the Roanoke Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA), which had a 2010 population of 308,707. It is composed of the independent cities of Roanoke and Salem, and Botetourt, Craig, Franklin, and Roanoke counties. Bisected by the Roanoke River, Roanoke is the commercial and cultural hub of much of Southwest Virginia and portions of Southern West Virginia.
Fredericksburg is an independent city in Virginia, United States. As of the 2010 census, the population was 24,286, up from 19,279 at the 2000 census. The city population was estimated at 28,118 in 2015. The Bureau of Economic Analysis combines the city of Fredericksburg with neighboring Spotsylvania County for statistical purposes.Located 53 miles (85 km) south of Washington, D.C. and 58 miles (93 km) north of Richmond, Fredericksburg is part of the Northern Virginia region and is included in the Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area.Located near where the Rappahannock River crosses the Fall Line, Fredericksburg was a prominent port in Virginia during the colonial era.
Winchester is an Independent City located in the northwestern portion of the Commonwealth of Virginia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 26,203. As of 2015, its population is an estimated 27,284. It is the county seat of Frederick County, although the two are separate jurisdictions. The Bureau of Economic Analysis combines the city of Winchester with surrounding Frederick County for statistical purposes.Winchester is the principal city of the Winchester, Virginia-West Virginia Metropolitan Statistical Area, which is a part of the Washington-Baltimore-Northern Virginia, DC-MD-VA-WV Combined Statistical Area. Winchester is home to Shenandoah University and the Museum of the Shenandoah Valley.
The 540 area code lies within the Eastern Daylight Time Zone (or EDT). The current time in EDT is 3:43 PM on Jul 11, 2020.