About This Place
Atkins is a census-designated place (CDP) in Smyth County, Virginia, United States. The population was 1,138 at the 2000 census.
Atkins is located at 36°52′8″N 81°24′36″W / 36.86889°N 81.41°W / 36.86889; -81.41 (36.868967, -81.410030).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 5.4 square miles (14.0 km²), all of it land.