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Welcome to Achash ...

Achash is located in Madison County<1>.

The location of Achash has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Achash is 520 feet [158 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Achash: (540)

Communities near Achash ...

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

  • Culpeper [Culpeper County]
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    • Culpeper [Culpeper County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Achash
    • Estimated population in 2019: 18,873 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Culpeper
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Culpeper<5>
  • Orange [Orange County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Orange
    • Orange [Orange County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Achash
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,096 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Orange
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Orange<5>
  • Gordonsville [Louisa County]
  • Stanardsville [Greene County]
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    • Stanardsville [Greene County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Achash
    • Estimated population in 2019: 386 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stanardsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stanardsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stanardsville<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Madison [Madison County]
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      • Madison [Madison County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Achash
      • Estimated population in 2019: 241 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Madison have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Madison
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Madison<5>
    • Madison Run [Orange County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Madison Run
      • Madison Run [Orange County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of Achash
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    • Ruth [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ruth
      • Ruth [Madison County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Achash
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    • Grassland [Orange County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grassland
      • Grassland [Orange County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Achash
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grassland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grassland
    • Hood [Madison County]
    • Griffinsburg [Culpeper County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Griffinsburg
      • Griffinsburg [Culpeper County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Achash
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Griffinsburg

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 Achash. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Achash.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Achash. 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 Achash.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Achash ...

Looking for more information about Achash? 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 Achash, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Achash.

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About Madison County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Virginia's counties, including Madison, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Achash - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Achash) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Achash. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.3321, Longitude: -78.1653       In this case, the coordinates for Achash have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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