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Welcome to Arvonia ...

Arvonia is located in Buckingham County<1>.

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

Arvonia is 360 feet [110 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Arvonia: (434)

Adding Arvonia to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Arvonia in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Arvonia elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Communities Also Named Arvonia ...

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

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

Communities near Arvonia ...

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

  • Scottsville [Albemarle County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Scottsville
    • Scottsville [Albemarle County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Arvonia
    • Estimated population in 2019: 618 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scottsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scottsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scottsville<5>
  • Dillwyn [Buckingham County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dillwyn
    • Dillwyn [Buckingham County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Arvonia
    • Estimated population in 2019: 442 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dillwyn have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dillwyn
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dillwyn<5>
  • Columbia [Fluvanna County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Columbia
    • Columbia [Fluvanna County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Arvonia
    • Estimated population in 2016: 80 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Columbia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Columbia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Columbia<5>
  • Gold Hill [Buckingham County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gold Hill
    • Gold Hill [Buckingham County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of Arvonia
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gold Hill
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Weber City [Fluvanna County]
    • Fork Union [Fluvanna County]
    • Lakeside Village [Cumberland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lakeside Village
      • Lakeside Village [Cumberland County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of Arvonia
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lakeside Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lakeside Village
    • Trents Mill [Cumberland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Trents Mill
      • Trents Mill [Cumberland County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of Arvonia
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trents Mill
    • Cumberland [Cumberland County]
    • Axtell [Buckingham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Axtell
      • Axtell [Buckingham County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Arvonia
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Axtell

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arvonia ...

Looking for more information about Arvonia? 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 Arvonia, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Arvonia.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Buckingham, 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 elevation is an estimate for the area around Arvonia - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- Arvonia) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arvonia. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.6835, Longitude: -78.3414       In this case, the coordinates for Arvonia have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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