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Welcome to Amber Lake ...

Amber Lake is located in Goochland County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Amber Lake: Amber Lk.

Amber Lake is 290 feet [88 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Amber Lake is located in the (804) area code.

Communities near Amber Lake ...

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

  • Ashland [Hanover County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ashland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ashland
    • Ashland [Hanover County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Amber Lake
    • Estimated population for 2018: 7,840 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ashland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ashland
  • Goochland [Goochland County]
  • Beaumont [Powhatan County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beaumont
    • Beaumont [Powhatan County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the west of Amber Lake
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beaumont
  • Short Pump [Henrico County]
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    • Sandy Hook [Goochland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sandy Hook
      • Sandy Hook [Goochland County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Amber Lake
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    • Tuckahoe Village [Henrico County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tuckahoe Village
      • Tuckahoe Village [Henrico County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Amber Lake
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    • Wyndham [Henrico County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wyndham have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wyndham
      • Wyndham [Henrico County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of Amber Lake
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wyndham
    • Montpelier [Hanover County]
    • Midlothian [Chesterfield County]
    • Laurel Village [Henrico County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Laurel Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Laurel Village
      • Laurel Village [Henrico County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Amber Lake
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Laurel Village

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Amber Lake ...

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

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About Goochland County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Goochland County: www.co.goochland.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 Goochland, 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 Amber Lake - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Amber Lake) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amber Lake. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.6624, Longitude: -77.7733       In this case, the coordinates for Amber Lake have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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