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Welcome to Algren ...

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

Algren is near sea level<2>.

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

The area code for Algren: (757)

Communities near Algren ...

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

  • Norfolk [Norfolk City]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Norfolk have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Norfolk
    • Norfolk [Norfolk City] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Algren
    • Estimated population for 2018: 244,076 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norfolk
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norfolk
  • Chesapeake [Chesapeake City]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chesapeake have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Chesapeake [Chesapeake City] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southeast of Algren
    • Estimated population for 2018: 242,634 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chesapeake
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chesapeake
  • Hampton [Hampton City]
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    • Hampton [Hampton City] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the north of Algren
    • Estimated population for 2018: 134,313 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hampton
  • Portsmouth [Portsmouth City]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Portsmouth have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Portsmouth [Portsmouth City] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Algren
    • Estimated population for 2018: 94,632 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Portsmouth
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Suffolk [Suffolk City]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Suffolk have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Suffolk [Suffolk City] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Algren
      • Estimated population for 2018: 91,185 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Suffolk
    • Smithfield [Isle of Wight County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Smithfield have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Smithfield [Isle of Wight County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Algren
      • Estimated population for 2018: 8,441 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Smithfield
    • Windsor [Isle of Wight County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Windsor have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Windsor
      • Windsor [Isle of Wight County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the west of Algren
      • Estimated population for 2018: 2,746 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Windsor
    • Bennett Harbor [Suffolk City]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bennett Harbor
      • Bennett Harbor [Suffolk City] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the northwest of Algren
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    • Alantic City [Norfolk City]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alantic City have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alantic City
      • Alantic City [Norfolk City] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the northeast of Algren
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alantic City
    • Chuckatuck [Suffolk City]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chuckatuck
      • Chuckatuck [Suffolk City] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the northwest of Algren
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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 Algren. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Algren.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Algren ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Algren. 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 Algren - 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- Algren) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Algren. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.7749, Longitude: -76.4463       In this case, the coordinates for Algren have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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