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Welcome to Ames Cove ...

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

A typical abbreviation for Ames Cove: Ames Cv.

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Ames Cove for more information about variations on the name of Ames Cove.

Ames Cove is near sea level<2>.

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

Ames Cove is within the (757) area code.

Communities near Ames Cove ...

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

  • 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 east of Ames Cove
    • 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.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chesapeake
    • Chesapeake [Chesapeake City] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Ames Cove
    • Estimated population for 2018: 242,634 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chesapeake
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chesapeake
  • Newport News [Newport News City]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newport News have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Newport News [Newport News City] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the north of Ames Cove
    • Estimated population for 2018: 178,626 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newport News
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newport News
  • Hampton [Hampton City]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hampton
    • Hampton [Hampton City] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northeast of Ames Cove
    • Estimated population for 2018: 134,313 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hampton
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • 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.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Portsmouth
      • Portsmouth [Portsmouth City] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the east of Ames Cove
      • Estimated population for 2018: 94,632 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Portsmouth
    • 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 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Ames Cove
      • Estimated population for 2018: 91,185 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Suffolk
    • Poquoson [Poquoson City]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Poquoson have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Poquoson
      • Poquoson [Poquoson City] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the northeast of Ames Cove
      • Estimated population for 2018: 12,190 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Poquoson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Poquoson
    • 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 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Ames Cove
      • 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 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the west of Ames Cove
      • Estimated population for 2018: 2,746 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Windsor
    • Charlton Village [Chesapeake City]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Charlton Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Charlton Village
      • Charlton Village [Chesapeake City] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the southeast of Ames Cove
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Charlton 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 Ames Cove. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ames Cove.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ames Cove ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ames Cove. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.8613, Longitude: -76.4894       In this case, the coordinates for Ames Cove have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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