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Welcome to Appomattox ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Appomattox has a population of 1,794 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Appomattox.
Appomattox is 860 feet [262 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Appomattox lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Appomattox: (434)
The ZIP code for Appomattox: 24522<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Appomattox had an population of 1,794 people. This is an increase of 3.52% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 1.87% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Appomattox had a population of 1,733 people (or 11.57% of the total population of Appomattox County). This makes Appomattox the county's most populous community.
The population of Appomattox represents 0.02% of the population of Virginia (which has 8,001,024 people), making it the state's 105th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,733 people, the population of Appomattox decreased 1.59% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,761 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Appomattox.
Communities Also Named Appomattox ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Appomattox - they are located in Kansas and South Dakota.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Appomattox.
Communities near Appomattox ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Appomattox.
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 Appomattox. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Appomattox.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Appomattox. 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 Appomattox.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Appomattox. See our Newspapers Page for Appomattox.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Appomattox ...
Looking for more information about Appomattox? 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 Appomattox, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Appomattox.
Adding Appomattox to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Appomattox 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 Appomattox was on a map titled Map of Virginia (from Rand McNally, 1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Appomattox on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Appomattox County: www.appomattox.com/
The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022