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Welcome to Ambar ...

Ambar is located in King George County.

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

Ambar is 180 feet [55 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Ambar: (540)

Communities near Ambar ...

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

  • Fredericksburg [Fredericksburg City]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fredericksburg have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fredericksburg
    • Fredericksburg [Fredericksburg City] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the west of Ambar
    • Estimated population for 2018: 29,144 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fredericksburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fredericksburg
  • La Plata [Charles County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for La Plata have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for La Plata
    • La Plata [Charles County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the northeast of Ambar
    • Estimated population for 2018: 9,453 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on La Plata
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for La Plata
  • Dumfries [Prince William County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dumfries have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dumfries
    • Dumfries [Prince William County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the northwest of Ambar
    • Estimated population for 2018: 5,234 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dumfries
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dumfries
  • Indian Head [Charles County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Indian Head have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Indian Head
    • Indian Head [Charles County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the north of Ambar
    • Estimated population for 2018: 3,807 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Indian Head
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Indian Head
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Colonial Beach [Westmoreland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Colonial Beach
      • Colonial Beach [Westmoreland County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the east of Ambar
      • Estimated population for 2018: 3,587 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Colonial Beach
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Colonial Beach
    • Quantico [Prince William County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Quantico have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Quantico
      • Quantico [Prince William County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northwest of Ambar
      • Estimated population for 2018: 524 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Quantico
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Quantico
    • Port Royal [Caroline County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Port Royal have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Port Royal
      • Port Royal [Caroline County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the south of Ambar
      • Estimated population for 2018: 205 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Port Royal
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Port Royal
    • Port Tobacco Village [Charles County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Port Tobacco Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Port Tobacco Village
      • Port Tobacco Village [Charles County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northeast of Ambar
      • Estimated population for 2018: 15 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Port Tobacco Village
    • Dahlgren [King George County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dahlgren have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dahlgren
      • Dahlgren [King George County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the east of Ambar
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dahlgren
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dahlgren
    • Willamsburg on the Potomac [Stafford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Willamsburg on the Potomac
      • Willamsburg on the Potomac [Stafford County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Ambar
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Willamsburg on the Potomac

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ambar ...

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

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About King George County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for King George County: www.king-george.va.us/

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 Ambar - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Ambar) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ambar. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.3251, Longitude: -77.1780       In this case, the coordinates for Ambar have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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