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Welcome to Armel ...

Armel is located in Frederick County<1>.

Armel is 690 feet [210 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Armel: (540)

Communities Also Named Armel ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Armel - it's located in Colorado.

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

Communities near Armel ...

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

  • Petersburg [Fauquier County]
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    • Petersburg [Fauquier County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Armel
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Petersburg have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Petersburg
  • Winchester [Winchester City]
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    • Winchester [Winchester City] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the north of Armel
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 27,700 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winchester<5>
  • Front Royal [Warren County]
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    • Front Royal [Warren County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the south of Armel
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,389 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Front Royal<5>
  • Strasburg [Shenandoah County]
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    • Strasburg [Shenandoah County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the southwest of Armel
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,716 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Strasburg have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Strasburg<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Berryville [Clarke County]
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      • Berryville [Clarke County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the northeast of Armel
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,369 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Berryville<5>
    • Stephens City [Frederick County]
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      • Stephens City [Frederick County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the west of Armel
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,106 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stephens City have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stephens City<5>
    • Middletown [Frederick County]
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      • Middletown [Frederick County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Armel
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,424 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middletown have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middletown<5>
    • Boyce [Clarke County]
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      • Boyce [Clarke County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the east of Armel
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 629 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boyce<5>
    • Toms Brook [Shenandoah County]
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      • Toms Brook [Shenandoah County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the southwest of Armel
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 273 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Toms Brook<5>
    • Echo Village [Frederick County]
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      • Echo Village [Frederick County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the northwest of Armel
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Echo Village have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Armel. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Armel.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Armel ...

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

Adding Armel to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Armel 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 Armel was on a map titled Map of Virginia (from Rand McNally, 1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Armel on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community located in Virginia

About Frederick County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Frederick County: www.co.frederick.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 Frederick, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Armel - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Armel) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Armel. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from ArmelOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Armel. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.0794, Longitude: -78.1439    
<4>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.
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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