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Welcome to Abert ...

Abert is located in Bedford County.

The location of Abert has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Abert is 560 feet [171 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Abert lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Communities Also Named Abert ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Abert - it's located in Georgia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Abert.

Communities near Abert ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Abert.

  • Lynchburg [Lynchburg City]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lynchburg have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lynchburg
    • Lynchburg [Lynchburg City] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Abert
    • Estimated population for 2018: 82,126 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lynchburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lynchburg
  • Bedford [Bedford City]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bedford have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bedford
    • Bedford [Bedford City] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the southwest of Abert
    • Estimated population for 2018: 6,585 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bedford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bedford
  • Buena Vista [Buena Vista City]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Buena Vista have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Buena Vista
    • Buena Vista [Buena Vista City] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the northwest of Abert
    • Estimated population for 2018: 6,237 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Buena Vista
  • Amherst [Amherst County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Amherst have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Amherst
    • Amherst [Amherst County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Abert
    • Estimated population for 2018: 2,185 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Amherst
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Glasgow [Rockbridge County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glasgow have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glasgow
      • Glasgow [Rockbridge County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Abert
      • Estimated population for 2018: 1,111 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glasgow
    • Woodbine Village [Lynchburg City]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodbine Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodbine Village
      • Woodbine Village [Lynchburg City] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the south of Abert
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodbine Village
    • Madison Heights [Amherst County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Madison Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Madison Heights
      • Madison Heights [Amherst County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Abert
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Madison Heights
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Madison Heights
    • Sweet Briar Station [Amherst County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sweet Briar Station
      • Sweet Briar Station [Amherst County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northeast of Abert
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sweet Briar Station
    • Forest [Bedford County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Forest have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Forest
      • Forest [Bedford County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the south of Abert
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Forest
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Forest
    • Forks of Buffalo [Amherst County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Forks of Buffalo
      • Forks of Buffalo [Amherst County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the north of Abert
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Forks of Buffalo

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Abert. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Abert.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Abert. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Abert.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Abert. See our Newspapers Page for Abert.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Abert ...

Looking for more information about Abert? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Abert, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Abert.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community located in Virginia

About Bedford County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Abert. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Abert - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Abert) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Abert. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.4982, Longitude: -79.2256       In this case, the coordinates for Abert have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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