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Welcome to Antrim ...

Antrim is located in Fairfax County<1>.

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

Antrim is 390 feet [119 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Antrim: (703) and (571)<4>

Websites for Antrim ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.fccc.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Antrim, the following might be of interest:

Communities Also Named Antrim ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 15 communities that are also named Antrim - they are located in Indiana, Kansas (2), Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, New Hampshire, New York, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Ontario (3) and Pennsylvania.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Antrim.

Communities near Antrim ...

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

  • Arlington [Arlington County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Arlington
    • Arlington [Arlington County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the east of Antrim
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 207,627 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arlington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Arlington
  • Alexandria [Alexandria City]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alexandria have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alexandria
    • Alexandria [Alexandria City] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Antrim
    • Estimated population for 2018: 160,530 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alexandria
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alexandria
  • Gaithersburg [Montgomery County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gaithersburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gaithersburg
    • Gaithersburg [Montgomery County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Antrim
    • Estimated population for 2018: 68,289 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gaithersburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gaithersburg
  • Rockville [Montgomery County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rockville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rockville
    • Rockville [Montgomery County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Antrim
    • Estimated population for 2018: 68,268 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rockville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rockville
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Manassas [Manassas City]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Manassas have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Manassas
      • Manassas [Manassas City] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Antrim
      • Estimated population for 2018: 41,641 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manassas
    • College Park [Prince George's County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for College Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for College Park
      • College Park [Prince George's County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Antrim
      • Estimated population for 2018: 32,196 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on College Park
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for College Park
    • Fairfax [Fairfax City]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairfax
      • Fairfax [Fairfax City] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Antrim
      • Estimated population for 2018: 24,574 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fairfax
    • Herndon [Fairfax County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Herndon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Herndon
      • Herndon [Fairfax County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Antrim
      • Estimated population for 2018: 24,545 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Herndon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Herndon
    • Greenbelt [Prince George's County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenbelt have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenbelt
      • Greenbelt [Prince George's County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Antrim
      • Estimated population for 2018: 23,280 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenbelt
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greenbelt
    • Hyattsville [Prince George's County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hyattsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hyattsville
      • Hyattsville [Prince George's County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Antrim
      • Estimated population for 2018: 18,243 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hyattsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hyattsville

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Antrim ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Virginia

About Fairfax County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Fairfax County: www.co.fairfax.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 Fairfax, 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 Antrim - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (571) is an overlay for area code (703).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Antrim) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Antrim. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.8937, Longitude: -77.1939       In this case, the coordinates for Antrim have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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