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Welcome to Aquia ...

Aquia is located in Stafford County.

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

The pronunciation of Aquia: ah-KWYE-ah<2>

Aquia is 50 feet [15 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Aquia lies within the (540) area code.

Communities near Aquia ...

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

  • Manassas [Manassas City]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Manassas have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Manassas [Manassas City] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Aquia
    • Estimated population for 2018: 41,641 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manassas
  • Fredericksburg [Fredericksburg City]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fredericksburg have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fredericksburg
    • Fredericksburg [Fredericksburg City] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Aquia
    • 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.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Dumfries [Prince William County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Aquia
    • 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.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Indian Head
    • Indian Head [Charles County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Aquia
    • Estimated population for 2018: 3,807 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Indian Head
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Occoquan [Fairfax County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Occoquan have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Occoquan
      • Occoquan [Fairfax County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Aquia
      • Estimated population for 2018: 1,089 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Occoquan
    • Quantico [Prince William County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Quantico have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Quantico
      • Quantico [Prince William County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northeast of Aquia
      • 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.<1> 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]<4> to the east of Aquia
      • Estimated population for 2018: 15 people
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    • Chamberlain Village [Prince William County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chamberlain Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chamberlain Village
      • Chamberlain Village [Prince William County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northeast of Aquia
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    • Triangle [Prince William County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Triangle have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Triangle
      • Triangle [Prince William County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northeast of Aquia
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Triangle
    • Loy Landing [Stafford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Loy Landing
      • Loy Landing [Stafford County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Aquia
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Loy Landing

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Aquia ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Stafford County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Aquia. 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>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 pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Aquia. 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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Aquia - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- Aquia) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aquia. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.4823, Longitude: -77.3866       In this case, the coordinates for Aquia have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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