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Welcome to Agricola ...

Agricola is located in Amherst County.

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

Agricola is 750 feet [229 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Agricola is located in the (434) area code.

Communities Also Named Agricola ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Agricola - they are located in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Kansas and Mississippi.

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

Communities near Agricola ...

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

  • 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 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southeast of Agricola
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lynchburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lynchburg
  • 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 15 miles [24.1 km] to the northwest of Agricola
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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] to the east of Agricola
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Amherst
  • 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 13 miles [20.9 km] to the northwest of Agricola
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glasgow
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Boonsboro [Bedford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boonsboro
      • Boonsboro [Bedford County] lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south of Agricola
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boonsboro
    • Lavino Village [Lynchburg City]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lavino Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lavino Village
      • Lavino Village [Lynchburg City] lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southeast of Agricola
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lavino Village
    • 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 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south of Agricola
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    • 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 9 miles [14.5 km] to the southeast of Agricola
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      • 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 9 miles [14.5 km] to the east of Agricola
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sweet Briar Station
    • Forks of Buffalo [Amherst County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Forks of Buffalo
      • Forks of Buffalo [Amherst County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the north of Agricola
      • 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 Agricola. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Agricola.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Agricola ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Virginia

About Amherst County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Amherst County: www.countyofamherst.com/

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 Agricola - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Agricola) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Agricola. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.5313, Longitude: -79.2439       In this case, the coordinates for Agricola have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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