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Welcome to Atlantic ...

Atlantic is located in Accomack County.

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

Atlantic is 30 feet [9 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Atlantic is within the (757) area code.

Communities Also Named Atlantic ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Virginia communities named Atlantic: This one is located in Accomack County and the other is located in Virginia Beach City.

Beyond Virginia, there are 21 communities that are also named Atlantic - they are located in Colorado, Iowa, Maine, Massachusetts (4), Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Pennsylvania (5) and West Virginia (2).

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

Communities near Atlantic ...

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

  • Pocomoke City [Worcester County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pocomoke City have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pocomoke City
    • Pocomoke City [Worcester County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the north of Atlantic
    • Estimated population for 2018: 4,042 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pocomoke City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pocomoke City
  • Chincoteague [Accomack County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chincoteague have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chincoteague
    • Chincoteague [Accomack County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the northeast of Atlantic
    • Estimated population for 2018: 2,879 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chincoteague
  • Crisfield [Somerset County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crisfield have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crisfield
    • Crisfield [Somerset County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the west of Atlantic
    • Estimated population for 2018: 2,571 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crisfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crisfield
  • Snow Hill [Worcester County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Snow Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Snow Hill
    • Snow Hill [Worcester County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the north of Atlantic
    • Estimated population for 2018: 2,038 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Snow Hill
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Snow Hill
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Onancock [Accomack County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Onancock have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Onancock
      • Onancock [Accomack County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the southwest of Atlantic
      • Estimated population for 2018: 1,215 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Onancock
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Onancock
    • Parksley [Accomack County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Parksley have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Parksley
      • Parksley [Accomack County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Atlantic
      • Estimated population for 2018: 814 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parksley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Parksley
    • Onley [Accomack County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Onley have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Onley
      • Onley [Accomack County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the southwest of Atlantic
      • Estimated population for 2018: 502 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Onley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Onley
    • Accomac [Accomack County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Accomac have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Accomac
      • Accomac [Accomack County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Atlantic
      • Estimated population for 2018: 487 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Accomac
    • Bloxom [Accomack County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bloxom have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bloxom
      • Bloxom [Accomack County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southwest of Atlantic
      • Estimated population for 2018: 369 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bloxom
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bloxom
    • Saxis [Accomack County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saxis have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saxis
      • Saxis [Accomack County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the west of Atlantic
      • Estimated population for 2018: 234 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saxis

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Atlantic ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Virginia

About Accomack County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Accomack County: www.co.accomack.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 elevation is an estimate for the area around Atlantic - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 from Point A (ie- Atlantic) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Atlantic. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.9007, Longitude: -75.5077       In this case, the coordinates for Atlantic have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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