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Welcome to Alanthus ...

Alanthus is located in Culpeper County.

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

Alanthus is 450 feet [137 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Alanthus: (540)

Websites for Alanthus ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.culpepervachamber.com/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Alanthus, the following might be of interest:

Communities Also Named Alanthus ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Alanthus - they are located in Alabama, Kansas and Missouri.

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

Communities near Alanthus ...

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

  • Culpeper [Culpeper County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Culpeper have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Culpeper
    • Culpeper [Culpeper County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Alanthus
    • Estimated population for 2018: 18,619 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Culpeper
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Culpeper
  • Warrenton [Fauquier County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warrenton have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Warrenton
    • Warrenton [Fauquier County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northeast of Alanthus
    • Estimated population for 2018: 9,937 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warrenton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Warrenton
  • Remington [Fauquier County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Remington have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Remington
    • Remington [Fauquier County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the east of Alanthus
    • Estimated population for 2018: 652 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Remington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Remington
  • Washington [Rappahannock County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Washington have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Washington
    • Washington [Rappahannock County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Alanthus
    • Estimated population for 2018: 125 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Washington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Washington
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Jeffersonton [Culpeper County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jeffersonton
      • Jeffersonton [Culpeper County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the north of Alanthus
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jeffersonton
    • Opal [Fauquier County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Opal
      • Opal [Fauquier County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northeast of Alanthus
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Opal
    • Amissville [Rappahannock County]
    • Midland [Fauquier County]
    • True Blue [Orange County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for True Blue
      • True Blue [Orange County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the south of Alanthus
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on True Blue
    • Blackwell Town [Fauquier County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blackwell Town have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blackwell Town
      • Blackwell Town [Fauquier County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the east of Alanthus
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blackwell Town

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alanthus ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Virginia

About Culpeper County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Culpeper County: www.culpepercounty.gov/

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 Alanthus - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Alanthus) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alanthus. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.5421, Longitude: -77.9328       In this case, the coordinates for Alanthus have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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