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Welcome to Aquia Bend ...

Aquia Bend is located in Stafford County<1>.

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

The pronunciation of Aquia Bend: ah-KWYE-ah<3>

A typical abbreviation for Aquia Bend: Aquia Bnd.

Aquia Bend is 50 feet [15 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Aquia Bend is within the (540) area code.

Communities near Aquia Bend ...

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

  • Fredericksburg [Fredericksburg City]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fredericksburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Fredericksburg [Fredericksburg City] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Aquia Bend
    • Estimated population for 2018: 29,144 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fredericksburg
  • Dumfries [Prince William County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dumfries have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dumfries
    • Dumfries [Prince William County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the north of Aquia Bend
    • Estimated population for 2018: 5,234 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dumfries
  • Indian Head [Charles County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Indian Head have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Indian Head
    • Indian Head [Charles County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Aquia Bend
    • Estimated population for 2018: 3,807 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Indian Head
  • Occoquan [Fairfax County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Occoquan have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Occoquan
    • Occoquan [Fairfax County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Aquia Bend
    • Estimated population for 2018: 1,089 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Occoquan
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Quantico [Prince William County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Quantico have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Quantico
      • Quantico [Prince William County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Aquia Bend
      • Estimated population for 2018: 524 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Quantico
    • Port Tobacco Village [Charles County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Port Tobacco Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Port Tobacco Village
      • Port Tobacco Village [Charles County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Aquia Bend
      • Estimated population for 2018: 15 people
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    • Widewater Village at Stafford [Stafford County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Widewater Village at Stafford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Widewater Village at Stafford
      • Widewater Village at Stafford [Stafford County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the north of Aquia Bend
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    • Willamsburg on the Potomac [Stafford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Willamsburg on the Potomac
      • Willamsburg on the Potomac [Stafford County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Aquia Bend
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    • King James Village [Stafford County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for King James Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for King James Village
      • King James Village [Stafford County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the northwest of Aquia Bend
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    • Meadowood Village [Stafford County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Meadowood Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meadowood Village
      • Meadowood Village [Stafford County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the northwest of Aquia Bend
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meadowood 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 Aquia Bend. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Aquia Bend.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Aquia Bend ...

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

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About Stafford County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Stafford County: www.co.stafford.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 Stafford, 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 pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Aquia Bend. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Aquia Bend - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Aquia Bend) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aquia Bend. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.4292, Longitude: -77.3630       In this case, the coordinates for Aquia Bend have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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