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Welcome to Alsop ...

Alsop is located in Spotsylvania County<1>.

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

Alsop is 300 feet [91 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Alsop: (540)

Communities near Alsop ...

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

  • Fredericksburg [Fredericksburg City]
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    • Fredericksburg [Fredericksburg City] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Alsop
    • Estimated population in 2019: 29,036 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fredericksburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fredericksburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fredericksburg<5>
  • Bowling Green [Caroline County]
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    • Bowling Green [Caroline County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Alsop
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,175 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bowling Green have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bowling Green
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bowling Green<5>
  • Mineral [Louisa County]
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    • Mineral [Louisa County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Alsop
    • Estimated population in 2019: 523 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mineral have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mineral
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mineral<5>
  • Brockroad [Spotsylvania County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brockroad
    • Brockroad [Spotsylvania County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the north of Alsop
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brockroad
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Snell [Spotsylvania County]
    • Margo [Spotsylvania County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Margo
      • Margo [Spotsylvania County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southwest of Alsop
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Margo
    • Logan [Spotsylvania County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Logan
      • Logan [Spotsylvania County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of Alsop
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Logan
    • Leavells [Spotsylvania County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leavells
      • Leavells [Spotsylvania County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the east of Alsop
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leavells
    • Thornburg [Spotsylvania County]
    • Arcadia [Spotsylvania County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Arcadia
      • Arcadia [Spotsylvania County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Alsop
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arcadia

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alsop ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Virginia

About Spotsylvania County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Spotsylvania County: www.spotsylvania.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 Spotsylvania, 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 Alsop - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- Alsop) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alsop. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.2071, Longitude: -77.6494       In this case, the coordinates for Alsop 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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