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The location of Acorn













Welcome to Acorn ...

Acorn is located in Westmoreland County.

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

Acorn is 130 feet [40 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Acorn: (804)

Communities near Acorn ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirDistance
Leonardtown (MD)   [Map]   3,781   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Piney Point (MD)   [Map]   ---   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Tall Timbers (MD)   [Map]   ---   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Bryant Town   [Map]   ---   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Farnham   [Map]   ---   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Montross   [Map]   387   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Acorn.

Communities Also Named Acorn ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Virginia communities named Acorn: This one is located in Westmoreland County and the other is located in Halifax County.

Beyond Virginia, there are 10 communities that are also named Acorn - they are located in Arkansas, California (2), Georgia (2), Kentucky, Pennsylvania, Tennessee and Wisconsin.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Acorn. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Acorn. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Acorn.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Acorn:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Acorn ...

Looking for more information about Acorn? 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.

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

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About Westmoreland County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Westmoreland County: www.co.westmoreland.va.us/

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.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Acorn - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Acorn) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Acorn. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.0193, Longitude: -76.6491     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Acorn have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Acorn.

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