J.R. would have liked this place

Ewing, in Lee County, Virginia, is the most western community in Virginia. Defined as a census-designated place, Ewing has a population of roughly 439 residents. It hosts the Wilderness Road State Park which was part of the early settlers’ path during western migration. Though a Virginia community, and proud of it, Ewing is actually geographically closer to nine other state capitals than her very own in Richmond, which is more than 410 miles away.
Closer capitals are: Frankfort, KY (178 miles), Charleston, WV (216 miles), Nashville, TN (240 miles), Atlanta, GA (264 miles), Columbia, SC (301 miles), Columbus, OH (322 miles), Indianapolis, IN (322 miles), Raleigh, NC (331 miles), and Montgomery, AL (407 miles).