A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Antioch ...
The location of Antioch has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Antioch is 500 feet [152 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Antioch lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Antioch: (434)
Communities Also Named Antioch ...
While we believe that this Antioch is located in Fluvanna County, we know of another 2 Virginia communities named Antioch. Those communities are located in the following counties: Cumberland and Prince William County.
Beyond Virginia, there are 95 communities that are also named Antioch - they are located in Alabama (7), Arkansas (6), California, Florida, Georgia (9), Illinois, Indiana (4), Kansas (2), Kentucky (5), Louisiana (3), Mississippi (7), Missouri (2), Nebraska, North Carolina (6), Ohio (2), Oklahoma (2), Ontario, South Carolina (6), Tennessee (13), Texas (11) and West Virginia (3).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Antioch.
Communities near Antioch ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Antioch.
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 Antioch. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Antioch.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Antioch. 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 Antioch.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Antioch. See our Newspapers Page for Antioch.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Antioch ...
Looking for more information about Antioch? 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 Antioch, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Antioch.
Adding Antioch to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Antioch in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Antioch was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Antioch on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Virginia (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Antioch on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Antioch. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Fluvanna County: www.co.fluvanna.va.us/
The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022