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Welcome to Artillery Ridge ...

Artillery Ridge is located in Spotsylvania County.

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

A typical abbreviation for Artillery Ridge: Artillery Rdg. (or less commonly used: Artillery Rdge. or Artillery Ridg.)

Artillery Ridge is 230 feet [70 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Artillery Ridge: (540)

Communities near Artillery Ridge ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirDistance
Bowling Green   [Map]   1,166   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Chatham Village   [Map]   ---   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Falmouth Village   [Map]   ---   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Falmouth   [Map]   ---   N   5 miles [8 km]
Fredericksburg   [Map]   28,360   N   3 miles [4.8 km]
Grafton Village   [Map]   ---   N   5 miles [8 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Artillery Ridge.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Artillery Ridge. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Artillery Ridge. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Artillery Ridge.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Artillery Ridge:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Artillery Ridge ...

Looking for more information about Artillery Ridge? 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.

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

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About Spotsylvania County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Spotsylvania County: www.spotsylvania.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.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Artillery Ridge - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<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- Artillery Ridge) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Artillery Ridge. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.2518, Longitude: -77.4783     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Artillery Ridge have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Artillery Ridge.

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