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Welcome to Amelia Court House ...

Amelia Court House is located in Amelia County<1> and is the County Seat for Amelia County.

A typical abbreviation for Amelia Court House: Amelia Ct. House (or less commonly used: Amelia Crt. House)

Amelia Court House is 380 feet [116 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Amelia Court House: (804)

The ZIP code for Amelia Court House: 23002<3>

Adding Amelia Court House to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Amelia Court House in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Amelia Court House elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Amelia Court House on a Rand McNally Map of Virginia (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Amelia Court House on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near Amelia Court House ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Amelia Court House.

  • Blackstone [Nottoway County]
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    • Blackstone [Nottoway County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Amelia Court House
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,329 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blackstone have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blackstone
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blackstone<6>
  • Crewe [Nottoway County]
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    • Crewe [Nottoway County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Amelia Court House
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,129 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crewe have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crewe
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crewe<6>
  • Burkeville [Nottoway County]
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    • Burkeville [Nottoway County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Amelia Court House
    • Estimated population in 2019: 399 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Burkeville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burkeville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Burkeville<6>
  • Masons Corner [Amelia County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Masons Corner
    • Masons Corner [Amelia County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Amelia Court House
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Masons Corner
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Ammon [Amelia County]
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      • Ammon [Amelia County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Amelia Court House
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ammon
    • Winterpock [Chesterfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winterpock
      • Winterpock [Chesterfield County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Amelia Court House
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winterpock
    • Clinton [Cumberland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clinton
      • Clinton [Cumberland County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Amelia Court House
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clinton
    • Cumberland [Cumberland County]
    • Cotton Town [Cumberland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cotton Town
      • Cotton Town [Cumberland County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Amelia Court House
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cotton Town
    • Darvills [Dinwiddie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Darvills
      • Darvills [Dinwiddie County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the southeast of Amelia Court House
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Darvills

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Amelia Court House ...

Looking for more information about Amelia Court House? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Amelia Court House, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Amelia Court House.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Amelia County: www.ameliacova.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 Amelia, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Amelia Court House - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Amelia Court House). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Amelia Court House or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Amelia Court House) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Amelia Court House. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Amelia Court House

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amelia Court House. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.3427, Longitude: -77.9805    
<5>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.
<6>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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