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Welcome to Alexanders Corner ...

Alexanders Corner is located in Hanover County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Alexanders Corner: Alexanders Cor. (or less commonly used: Alexanders Crn.)

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Alexanders Corner for more information about variations on the name of Alexanders Corner.

Alexanders Corner is 170 feet [52 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Alexanders Corner is within the (804) area code.

Communities near Alexanders Corner ...

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

  • Richmond [Richmond City]
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    • Richmond [Richmond City] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Alexanders Corner
    • Estimated population in 2019: 230,436 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Richmond<5>
  • Hopewell [Hopewell City]
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    • Hopewell [Hopewell City] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Alexanders Corner
    • Estimated population in 2019: 22,529 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hopewell<5>
  • Ashland [Hanover County]
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    • Ashland [Hanover County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Alexanders Corner
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,875 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ashland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ashland<5>
  • Green Meadows [Henrico County]
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    • Green Meadows [Henrico County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of Alexanders Corner
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    • Currituck Farms [Henrico County]
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      • Currituck Farms [Henrico County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the south of Alexanders Corner
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Currituck Farms have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Windsor [Henrico County]
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      • Windsor [Henrico County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the south of Alexanders Corner
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    • Highland Springs [Henrico County]
    • Lee Park [Henrico County]
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      • Lee Park [Henrico County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Alexanders Corner
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    • Sandston [Henrico County]
    • Elko [Henrico County]
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      • Elko [Henrico County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the south of Alexanders Corner
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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 Alexanders Corner. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Alexanders Corner.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alexanders Corner ...

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

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About Hanover County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Hanover County: www.co.hanover.va.us/

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 Hanover, 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 Alexanders Corner - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- Alexanders Corner) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alexanders Corner. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.5868, Longitude: -77.2230       In this case, the coordinates for Alexanders Corner 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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