About This Place
Appalachia is a town in Wise County, Virginia, United States. The population was 1,839 at the 2000 census.
Appalachia is located at 36°54′23″N 82°47′8″W / 36.90639°N 82.78556°W / 36.90639; -82.78556 (36.906505, -82.785560).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 2.3 square miles (6.0 km²), all of it land.