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Welcome to Adsit ...

Adsit is located in Brunswick County<1>.

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

Adsit is 280 feet [85 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Adsit is within the boundaries of the (434) area code.

Adding Adsit to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Adsit in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Adsit elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a Rand McNally Map of Virginia (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Adsit on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Adsit ...

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

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

Communities near Adsit ...

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

  • Emporia [Emporia City]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Emporia
    • Emporia [Emporia City] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Adsit
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,346 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Emporia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Emporia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Emporia<5>
  • Lawrenceville [Brunswick County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lawrenceville
    • Lawrenceville [Brunswick County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Adsit
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,020 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lawrenceville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lawrenceville<5>
  • Jarratt [Greensville County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jarratt
    • Jarratt [Greensville County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Adsit
    • Estimated population in 2019: 572 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jarratt
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jarratt<5>
  • McKenney [Dinwiddie County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McKenney
    • McKenney [Dinwiddie County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of Adsit
    • Estimated population in 2019: 489 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on McKenney
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McKenney<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Alberta [Brunswick County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alberta
      • Alberta [Brunswick County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Adsit
      • Estimated population in 2019: 270 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alberta have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alberta
    • Stony Creek [Sussex County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stony Creek
      • Stony Creek [Sussex County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Adsit
      • Estimated population in 2019: 178 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stony Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stony Creek
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stony Creek<5>
    • Ezell [Brunswick County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ezell
      • Ezell [Brunswick County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Adsit
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ezell
    • Powellton [Brunswick County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Powellton
      • Powellton [Brunswick County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Adsit
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Powellton
    • White City [Emporia City]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White City
      • White City [Emporia City] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Adsit
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for White City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on White City
    • Grizzard [Sussex County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grizzard
      • Grizzard [Sussex County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Adsit
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grizzard

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Adsit ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Virginia

About Brunswick County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Adsit. 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 Brunswick, 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 Adsit - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- Adsit) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Adsit. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.8274, Longitude: -77.6980       In this case, the coordinates for Adsit 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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