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Welcome to Alchie ...

Alchie is located in Halifax County.

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

Alchie is 570 feet [174 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Alchie: (434)

Websites for Alchie ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.halifaxchamber.net/

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

Communities near Alchie ...

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

  • South Boston [Halifax County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Boston have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Boston
    • South Boston [Halifax County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Alchie
    • Estimated population for 2018: 7,659 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Boston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for South Boston
  • Halifax [Halifax County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Halifax have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Halifax
    • Halifax [Halifax County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Alchie
    • Estimated population for 2018: 1,224 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Halifax
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Halifax
  • Gretna [Pittsylvania County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gretna have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gretna
    • Gretna [Pittsylvania County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the west of Alchie
    • Estimated population for 2018: 1,205 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gretna
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gretna
  • Brookneal [Campbell County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brookneal have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brookneal
    • Brookneal [Campbell County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the north of Alchie
    • Estimated population for 2018: 1,100 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brookneal
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brookneal
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Phenix [Charlotte County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Phenix have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Phenix
      • Phenix [Charlotte County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the northeast of Alchie
      • Estimated population for 2018: 214 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Phenix
    • Clover [Halifax County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clover have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clover
      • Clover [Halifax County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the east of Alchie
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clover
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clover
    • Scottsburg [Fluvanna County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scottsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Scottsburg
      • Scottsburg [Fluvanna County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Alchie
      • Estimated population for 2018: 127 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scottsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scottsburg
    • Banister Town [Halifax County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Banister Town have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Banister Town
      • Banister Town [Halifax County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southeast of Alchie
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Banister Town
    • Henrys Mill [Pittsylvania County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Henrys Mill
      • Henrys Mill [Pittsylvania County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Alchie
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Henrys Mill
    • Renan [Pittsylvania County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Renan
      • Renan [Pittsylvania County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Alchie
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Renan

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alchie ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Halifax County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Alchie - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Alchie) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alchie. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.8924, Longitude: -79.0164       In this case, the coordinates for Alchie have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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